RESORTS ARE IN full swing now, grooming and blowing snow when temperatures permit. Snow is predicted for this weekend and for early next week. Holiday rates are in effect on Monday at most resorts.

Here's a look at ski resorts within a six-hour drive from Washington:

BIG BOULDER, 225 miles.

LAKE HARMONY, PA. 717/722-0101.

Eleven slopes open and seven lifts operating. Surface of machine-made packed powder, base of 24 to 30 inches. Reciprocal lift tickets with Jack Frost Mountain, six miles away. Snow report: 717/722-0104.

BLUE KNOB, 150 miles.

CLAYSBURG, PA. 814/239-5111.

Twelve slopes open and seven lifts operating. Surface of packed powder, base of 12 to 30 inches. Snow report: 800/458-3403.

BRYCE MOUNTAIN, 120 miles.

BASYE, VA. 703/856-2121.

Three slopes open and four lifts operating. Surface of granular, base of 15 to 30 inches. Snow report: 703/856-2151.

CAMELBACK, 230 miles.

TANNERSVILLE, PA. 717/629-1661.

Twenty-three slopes open and 11 lifts operating. Surface of machine-groomed packed powder and granular, base of 18 to 42 inches. Snow report: 800/233-8100.

DOE MOUNTAIN, 155 miles.

MACUNGIE, PA. 215/682-7109.

Ten slopes open and seven lifts operating. Surface of groomed packed powder and granular, base of 15 to 43 inches. Snow report: 215/682-7107.

ELK MOUNTAIN, 260 miles.

UNIONDALE, PA. 717/679-2611

Twelve slopes open and four lifts operating. Surface of packed powder, base of six to 44 inches. Snow report: 800/233-4131.

HIDDEN VALLEY, 191 miles.

SOMERSET, PA. 814/443-6454 or 800/458-0175.

Thirteen to 15 slopes open and five to eight lifts operating as needed. Surface of packed powder, base of 14 to 42 inches. Discount tickets for students of Virginia colleges available at campuses Tuesday through Feb. 26.

JACK FROST MOUNTAIN, 225 miles.

WHITE HAVEN, PA. 717/443-8425.

Fifteen slopes open and six lifts operating. Surface of packed powder, base of 36 to 42 inches. Reciprocal lift tickets with Big Boulder, six miles away.

MASSANUTTEN, 125 miles.

HARRISONBURG, VA. 703/289-9441.

Two to three slopes open and one lift operating. Surface of machine-groomed powder, base of 16 to 32 inches.

SEVEN SPRINGS, 190 miles.

CHAMPION, PA. 814/352-7777 or 800/458-2313.

Twenty-six to 30 slopes open and 18 lifts operating. Surface of groomed packed powder, base of six to 36 inches.

SILVER CREEK, 245 miles.

SLATYFORK, W. VA. 304/572-4000 or 800/624-2119.

Nine slopes open and three lifts operating. Surface is machine-worked, base of 20 to 26 inches.

SKI ROUNDTOP, 121 miles.

LEWISBERRY, PA. 717/432-9631.

Eight slopes open and nine lifts operating. Surface of machine-groomed powder, base of 6 to 50 inches. Snow report: 800/767-4766.

SNOWSHOE, 245 miles.

SLATYFORK, W. VA. 304/572-1000.

Eighteen slopes open and six lifts operating. Surface of machine-groomed packed powder, base of 14 to 30 inches. Snow report: 800/225-5982.

TIMBERLINE FOUR SEASONS, 180 miles.

DAVIS, W. VA. 304/866-4801 or 800/843-1751.

Eight slopes open and one lift operating. Surface of packed and loose powder, base of 20 inches. New 200-foot snowboarding half-pipe now open.

WHITE GRASS CENTER, 188 miles.

CANAAN VALLEY, W. VA. 304/866-4114.

Thirty-five kilometers of trails open, five machine-groomed. Base of two to six inches.

WINTERGREEN, 168 miles.

WINTERGREEN, VA. 800/325-2200.

Three slopes open and three lifts operating as needed. Surface is machine-worked, base of 12 to 24 inches.

WISP RESORT, 185 miles.

OAKLAND, MD. 301/387-5503.

Thirteen slopes open and seven lifts operating. Surface of groomed packed powder, base of 10 to 38 inches.