Tucked with the Allegheny Mountains foothills, a stay in one of the Canaan Valley vacation rentals offered by Best of Canaan promises a winter getaway experience like no other. As the snow blankets the West Virginia landscape, transforming it into a winter wonderland, outdoor enthusiasts immerse themselves in a realm of beauty and adventure. Canaan Valley packs a punch in thrilling outdoor winter activities perfect for all interests and skill levels.
As your days filled with adventures draw to a close, return to your Canaan Valley vacation rental, which is equipped with premium amenities like full kitchens, spacious living areas, and hot tubs. We also offer rentals close to the ski areas. The Best of Canaan team is filled with long-time locals who can’t wait to share the magic of our winter wonderland with you!
The 4 Best Spots for Outdoor Activities in the Winter
1. Explore a Skiing Winter Wonderland at Timberline Mountain
Timberline Mountain offers a delightful array of outdoor winter activities, such as snowboarding, downhill skiing, and terrain parks. Both seasoned skiers and novices alike can have a blast because they offer snow sports lessons by their well-trained instructors. They also offer adaptive programs so children and adults with disabilities and special needs can experience the joys of outdoor activities in the stunning West Virginia winter wonderland landscape.
2. Outdoor Winter Activities Galore at Canaan Valley Resort
Canaan Valley Resort offers a winter wonderland filled with outdoor activities suitable for all interests and skill levels. Explore 47 skiing and snowboarding trails. They also feature one of the longest snow tube parks in the Mid-Atlantic. Experience ice skating with Canaan Valley and the Allegheny Mountains in the background. Venture through the snowshoeing and cross-country skiing trails.
3. Enjoy a Sledding Experience Like No Other
Head to Blackwater Falls State Park to experience the Blackwater Falls Sled Run, the East Coast’s longest sled run. Feel the rush of descending down a quarter mile of West Virginia snow during your unforgettable winter getaway. Blackwater Falls State Park also features over 10 miles of cross-country skiing trails.
4. Venture Through the White Grass Nordic Ski Trails
Since the 1970s, the White Grass Touring Center has been one of the most popular destinations for outdoor winter activities. Charge yourself for a fun day with a nutritious and tasty meal at White Grass Cafe. Then, enjoy a cross-country skiing adventure through their extensive Nordic trail network.