Tag Archive: skiing in WV

Ski Season Isn’t Over Yet

February 21, 2014 4:23 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Ski season isn’t over yet!  If you’re planning a ski vacation, now’s the time! Hitting the Mountain State slopes? Here are some  tips to know before you go: 1. Bundle & gear up If you’re warm and cozy, your trip will be a lot happier. Get gear meant for snow, not just any old winter […]

West Virginia Winters

January 23, 2013 11:23 am Published by Leave your thoughts

by Lisa Strader Winter in southern West Virginia is like any other season, unique in opportunities and beauty. I grew up in WV and I’ve learned that winter is not a time for hibernation it is time to get outdoors.  Having a husband who is an avid mountain biker , a son who loves to […]

Ski-time fun, for EVERY one!

December 21, 2012 10:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The outdoor adventure is never over here in Southern West Virginia. Join us Sunday, December 23rd when Winterplace, our top-notch ski resort, officially opens! Strap on your skis! It’s a thrill for everyone in the family. Yes, even your overly-cautious aunties and your little ski bunnies. There’s a spot for for anyone at Winterplace. We […]

How to Ski: Tips and Tricks for Beginners

December 23, 2011 12:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Christmas is here  and that means winter should be getting into full swing soon. That also means that ski season is, or very shortly will be, wide open at the resorts in WV.  There are plenty of different opportunities for taking to the slopes, but if you are a beginner and decide you want to […]

The Best Day Trips In Southern West Virginia

January 8, 2010 11:38 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Here’s a nice way to get out and around in the winter:  Plan a West Virginia Day Trip. Here are two suggestions for taking mountain state tours.  One’s a north/south itinerary, and the other is an east/west itinerary. See West Virginia in the winter, South To North -Soon after you cross the state line, head […]