Allegheny Mountains Getaway at Canaan Valley Resort

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

Planning a winter getaway? Look no further than our neighboring state of West Virgina for a mountain destination family getaway. Canaan Valley Resort is situated on a plateau at Canaan Valley, the highest mountain valley east of the Rocky Mountains!

Canaan Valley Resort offers family friendly activities including skiing, tubing, ice skating and indoor activities all winter long with breathtaking views of the surrounding peaks of the Allegheny Mountains.Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

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Canaan Valley Resort

Canaan Valley Resort is an amazing multi-generational mountain destination for the entire family. With an average annual snowfall of more than 180 inches, it is the the premier skiing destination in the Midwest.  Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

Their family friendly ski hill offers an impressive 47-run ski area with 91 skiable acres, 3 lifts (1 quad, 2 triples and a magic carpet), lighted night skiing on weekends and holidays, a terrain park, ski school, and new Glade Skiing Area.  Timber Trail is their longest run at 1-1/4 miles long!

This resort is very family-friendly and known as a great mountain destination for beginners because of the terrain. It is the perfect place for new skiers and boarders.  Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

Just for Kids

Critters Crawl is a dedicated beginner instruction trail with its own magic carpet perfect for families. There is even a slow-ski area near the base of the hill for younger kids. You can even drop off your kids ages 2-6 at Kidz Korner while parents ski on their own. Kidz Korner gives younger kids a place to be entertained and have fun.

Ski School

The Canaan Valley Resort Ski School is offered for for all levels and ability.  Choose from group or private lessons. The school also offers adaptive lessons, telemark and cross country skiing lessons.

There is even a Ski School for kids for two age groups 5-8 year olds and 9-12 year olds.

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

More Mountain Fun at Canaan Valley Resort

In addition to skiing and snowboarding, there are also plenty of options for cross country skiing and snowshoeing miles of trails throughout the property.

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

What a scenic place to explore with your family this winter.

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

Canaan Valley Resort is home to the longest tubing park in the Mid-Atlantic region! Choose from 10 lanes running 1,200 feet in length.  This looks like serious fun!Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

They even have their own dedicated magic carpet to take tubers back up to the top.Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

Is there a better picture of family bonding than this?!  This is winter fun at its best!

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

Slip on a pair of ice skates and enjoy ice skating in their covered, outdoor ice skating rink. During daylight hours, you can enjoy sweeping views of the valley and mountain range while you skate.

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

Take a break at Bald Knob Haus with a fireplace, outdoor fire ring and concessions with hot and cold drinks and snacks throughout the day.

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort
Year-round Activities

Canaan Valley Resort is a 4-season destination with plenty of family fun for everyone. Some activities are seasonal but there is plenty to choose from: indoor and outdoor swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna, tennis court, miniature golf, horseshoe pits, playground, sand volleyball court, soccer field, crafts, softball diamond, basketball arena, corn-hole toss, kite making, guided walks and wagon rides.

Canaan Valley Resort Lodging

Canaan Valley Resort lodge recently went through a remodel. Choose from 160 lodge rooms and suites with modern decor and accommodations.

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

The lodge rooms and suites offer double queen and king bed options, 37-inch flat screen televisions, complimentary high-speed WiFi, refrigerators, microwaves, coffee pots and other modern amenities.

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

You can also choose to retreat to one of their 23 cabins (2, 3, or 4 bedrooms) and cottages. Cabins and cottages are equipped with fireplaces, linens and full kitchens.

Canaan Valley Resort Dining

Choose from three dining options at the Canaan Valley Resort lodge. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are offered year-round at the Hickory Dining Room. The Laurel Lounge is a full service bar with pub-style menu and is open daily from 5 p.m. (2pm on on Saturdays). Season’s Café features a lighter menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

Ski Area Dining December – March

In the actual ski area, choose from cafeteria-style dining at Bear Paw Food Court or Quenchers Pub for a full service bar serving sandwiches and snacks. Both are open December through March.

Four Season Fun

West Virginia’s Canaan Valley State Park Resort is a four-season destination many activities during warmer months too including golfing (18-hole championship golf course was designed by Geoffrey Cornish ) hiking and biking trails, riding the ski area’s chairlift, geocaching, tubing the “Turtle Slide,” climbing wall and “Eurobungy” in summer, and trap shooting.

Canaan Valley Resort Winter Packages and Deals

Choose from 2 Winter Family Packages available Dec. 18, 2015 through March 20, 2016. Make reservations now.

The Lift & Lodging Package:

  • One night of lodging in a standard queen or king room
  • Two one-day lift tickets and Beech Club pool and fitness center privileges.
  • Midweek rates start at $128 per night. Weekend rates start at $148 per night.

The Family Escape Tubing Package:

  • One night of lodging in a standard queen or king room
  • Large pepperoni pizza from Seasons Cafe
  • Two two-hour snow tubing tickets and Beech Club pool and fitness center privileges.
  • Midweek rates start at $123 per night. Weekend rates start at $143 per night.

Canaan Valley WV Allegheny Mountains Resort

Canaan Valley Resort is less than a 5-hour drive from the Akron, Ohio area. It is amazing to me that this beautiful mountain destination is within driving distance from Ohio and other nearby states.

Canaan Valley Resort
230 Main Lodge Rd.
Davis, WV 26260
Toll Free: 800-622-4121
Direct: 304-866-4121

Davis, WV 26260

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