Winterplace Ski Resort is located just off I-77, at exit 28 between Beckley and Bluefield, West Virginia. The Southern West Virginia visitor's bureau promotes the resort as "the most accessible, affordable ski resort in the Southeast" The resort boasts 28 trails, 10 lifts, 2 terrain parks and WV’s largest Snow Tubing Park. During the season Winterplace is open 7 days a week with skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing until 10:00 PM each night. With 100% snowmaking capacity, Winterplace has one of the most sophisticated snowmaking systems in the country. With 119 permanently mounted snowmaking guns, the Winterplace snowmaking system is computer controlled to bring the mix of water and air together when the temperatures are right to cover the trails with a winter blanket of snow. Natural snow becomes a bonus and the resort is ready!
Don't own snow gear? You don't need to at Winterplace you can still ski or snow tube as rental options are available for all ages. Are you a beginner or need more training? Winterplace is committed to helping your family learn how to ski and ride. They offer lesson packages in group and private options. As well as the SkiWee & Snow Explorers specialized instructional program.
Daily or season passes are available for purchase, they offer gift cards online as well.
I always love this place! My father took my brother and I as children and Now i take my kids here and continuing.
First timers from Atlanta. Had 12yo with me. Every staff member we encountered were great. Mr. Randy was super nice, arranged for us to get lessons and our instructors Mr. Don (ski) & Mr. Sam (snowboard) were super patient with us and very helpful!