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Ski Resort Profile: Canaan Valley Resort, W.Va.

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Davis, W.Va. (180 miles from Washington)
Phone: 304-866-4121
Ski report: 800-622-4121
http://www.canaanresort.com/

SLOPES: 37 slopes and trails, an 850-foot vertical drop and a long run of 6,000 feet.

COST: Adults $32 weekdays, $47 weekends and holidays, $22 nights; seniors and ages 6 through 12 $24 weekdays, $26 weekends, $16 weekend nights. Children 5 and younger free with paying adult; seniors 70 and older free with ID.

SPECIAL NOTES: Tubing park has five chutes. Tubing fee for two hours is $12. Children must be 42 inches or taller.

Directions: From Washington the drive takes a little over three hours. Take Interstate 66 to Strasburg, Va., and pick up Route 55 west. Follow Route 55 west to Harman, W.V. At Harman, take Route 32 north into Canaan Valley; the resort will be on your left.
Snowboarding: Allowed on all trails.
Cross-Country: 30 km of ungroomed trails - no charge, but not tracked.
Lodging: Yes


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