Details, Wintergreen Resort
Wintergreen Resort is about 160 miles from Washington. Take Interstate 66 west to U.S. Route 29 south. About 25 miles south of Charlottesville, turn right onto Va. Route 6/River Road. Turn left onto VA-151/Rockfish Valley Highway. Turn right onto Va. Route 664/Beech Grove Road. Turn right onto Wintergreen Drive.
Where to Stay
Studios, lodge rooms, condos and homes. High-season rates from $210.
The Mark Addy
56 Rodes Farm Dr., Nellysford
Quiet bed-and-breakfast. Rooms from $129.
Where to Eat
Devils Backbone Brewing Co.
200 Mosbys Run, Roseland
Good beer with above-average pub fare down the mountain from Wintergreen. Entrees from $10.
2226 Rockfish Valley Hwy., Nellysford
Cozy cafe with a wine and cheese shop. Entrees from $12.
Copper Mine Bistro
In the resort’s mountain village. Entrees from $14.
What to Do
High-season eight-hour weekend lift tickets are $72; eight-hour ski rental rates are $37. Mountain hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sundays and Tuesdays through Thursdays; and 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Other winter activities include ice skating and tubing.