For Immediate Release 

DAVIS, W. Va., Dec. 12, 2017 – Ski season is about to start at the Canaan Valley Resort Ski Area with opening day scheduled for Friday, Dec. 15, and for those looking for a skiing and overnight experience the resort is offering its Stay & Ski Package.

“Most skiers and boarders agree that a day on the slopes is best ended with a relaxing evening with friends enjoying a good meal and conversation,” said Steve Drumheller, general manager of Canaan Valley Resort. “Add in a soak in the hot tub and a luxurious room for the night and life is good.” 

The Stay & Ski package includes a daily lift ticket on the slopes, lodging in a standard room with two queen beds, breakfast each morning and privileges to the Beech Club fitness center featuring exercise equipment, indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna. 

A one-night package offered during value season (Dec. 15–21) starts at $79 per person. The two-night version available midweek prime season (Jan. 1–March 1) starts at $171 per person. The two-night prime season weekend package starts at $245 per person. Rates are based upon double occupancy, and do not include taxes or resort fees. Some restrictions and black-out dates do apply.  Additional packages are offered during the holiday time periods. 

More about Canaan Valley Ski Area

Canaan Valley Resort Ski Area is in the highest mountain valley to the east of the Rocky Mountains and is known for breathtaking views of the mountainous region. The ski resort has a summit elevation of 4,280 feet above sea level, 95 skiable acres, four lifts – one quad, two triples and a magic carpet – a terrain park and ski school. With 47 trails and slopes, the Critters Crawl beginner area – a dedicated beginner instruction trail serviced by its own magic carpet – and ski school for private and group lessons, Canaan Valley Resort Ski Area offers a memorable winter adventure for every skier and snowboarder. 

A reflection of its aggressive, multi-year strategy to improve snowmaking so the mountain has snow no matter what the weather and temperature, the resort last year swept the ski site Liftopia’s “Best in Snow” awards for the Southeast region of the U.S.  The ski website named Canaan Valley Resort tops in the Beginner Friendly, Most Challenging, Family Friendly, Best Snow Quality, Least Crowded and Best Value categories. The ski area was also named one of the top five ski resorts in America by World Property Journal

Canaan Valley Resort is in north central West Virginia approximately 2½ hours from Washington, D.C., three hours from Pittsburgh, PA and 2¾ hours from Charleston, W.Va. 

To reserve accommodations, visit or call 1-800-622-4121.