Snowshoe, West Virginia
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Snowshoe Mountain offers the most of everything that makes skiing, snowboarding and generally having a great time on the snow in the Southeast. They receive the most natural snow at 180 inches per season; they have the largest vertical drop of 1,500 feet; they offer the most skiable terrain at 244 acres; they have the most efficient lift system carrying more than 24,600 people up the mountain per hour…and the list goes on and on.
Snowshoe Mountain, located in Pocahontas County, is the largest winter resort in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast, and has been voted the top resort in the region numerous times by regional and national media outlets.
Many have voted it the number one ski destination in the Southeast every year since 1996. The reasons are too numerous to mention within this space; however, suffice it to say that you owe it to yourself to make Snowshoe Mountain one of YOUR destinations for the coming winter.
Snowshoe is comprised of TWO distinct mountains ( Snowshoe and Silver Creek )that are skiable with ONE lift ticket. The terrain offers challenging trails for every skill level, and Snowshoe is one of the best resorts regarding recognizing the ever-growing population of snowboarders, as they offer THREE terrain parks which are open to skiers and snowboarders.
In addition to offering skiing and snowboarding, Snowshoe Mountain offers Snowmobiling, snowshoeing, a Snow Tubing in WV hill with 6 lanes, cross country skiing, night skiing, horse-drawn sleigh rides, hot tubs, and spa facilities and so much more.
With 1,400 lodging options, a mountaintop Village filled with restaurants and stores, nightlife for all ages and the region’s best terrain, there’s no better place to enjoy the great outdoors with the people you love most.
Projected Days Open: 135
Year Open: 1974
Avg. Snowfall: 180″
Top Elevation: 4,848 ft
Bottom Elevation: 3,348 ft
Vertical Drop: 1500 ft
Longest Run: 1.50 mi
Skiable Area: 244 acres
Snow Making: 100%
# of Slopes/Trails: 60
# of Lifts: 14
Lift Capacity: 24,600 per hr.
Trail Difficulty Breakdown:
2 Terrain Gardens
2 Terrain Parks
Can get expensive over the holidays. FREE QUOTE