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07 January, 2019 By Steve Wike

Ski Resorts in Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia
The Blue Ridge Mountains offer a variety of options for skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing, with trails for beginners to experts, with modern facilities, and breathtaking views. To see the current conditions along the Blue Ridge Parkway via live, online web cameras, visit our extensive list of live Mountain Webcams page.



Wisp Resort (Map) (Live Webcam)
296 Marsh Hill Road, McHenry, MD 21541 | Phone 301-859-3159
Wisp Resort is Maryland’s only four-season ski resort and has 34 slopes and trails. Wisp is accessible to people of all skiing and snowboarding abilities, and offers lessons to beginner skiers and snowboarders. Night skiing is available on 90% of the terrain. The resort is located near Deep Creek Lake and has a tubing park, an ice skating rink, a Nordic center, and the mountain coaster.



Appalachian Ski Mountain (Map) (Live Webcam)
940 Ski Mountain Road, Blowing Rock NC 28605
Phone: 828-295-7828; Toll Free: 800-322-2373
Appalachian Ski Mountain in Blowing Rock, NC, has 10 slopes, two quad chairlifts, and one double chairlift. Appalachian Ski Mountain also has outdoor ice skating and other family-oriented programs. Approximate travel time from Asheville: 2 hours northeast.

Beech Mountain Resort  (Map) (Live Webcams)
1007 Beech Mountain Parkway, Beech Mountain NC 28604
Phone: 828-387-2011; Toll-Free: 800-438-2093
Beech Mountain is the highest ski area in eastern North America at 5,506 feet, offering skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing, with a high-speed quad lift, six doubles, one J-bar and one rope tow.
Approximate travel time from Asheville: 2 hours northeast.

Cataloochee Ski Area (Map) (Live Webcams)
1080 Ski Lodge Road, Maggie Valley NC 28751
Phone: 828-926-0285; Toll Free: 800-768-0285
Offers 14 slopes and trails, with a full-service rental shop and PSIA ski school.
Approximate travel time from Asheville: 1 hour west.

Hawksnest Snow Tubing Park (Map) (Live Webcam)
2058 Skyland Drive, Seven Devils NC 28604
Phone: 828-963-6561; Toll Free: 800-822-4295
One of the largest snow tubing operations in the eastern U.S. Four tubing areas with over 20 lanes. Two conveyor lifts and zip line, 10 cable tour with 1.5 miles of total cable.
Approximate travel time from Asheville: 1-1/2 hours northeast.

Moonshine Mountain Snow Tubing Park (Map)
5865 Willow Road, Hendersonville, NC 28739
Phone: 828-696-0333
Moonshine Mountain Snow Tubing Park offers 500 ft. of tubing for all ages. Moonshine Mountain allows tubing trains, and they make their own snow.

Sapphire Valley Ski Area (Map) (Live Webcam)
4350 Highway 64 West, Sapphire NC 28774
Phone: 828-743-7663
Offers two runs, one each for beginner and intermediate skiing and snowboarding.
Approximate travel time from Asheville: 90 minutes west.

Scaly Mountain Outdoor Center (Map) (Live Webcams)
7420 Dillard Road, Scaly Mountain NC 28775
Phone: 828-526-3737
Scaly Mountain Outdoor Center offers summer and snow tubing, skating, fishing, and bungee trampoline jumping.
Approximate travel time from Asheville: 2-1/2 hours southw

Sugar Mountain Resort (Map) (Live Webcam)
1009 Sugar Mountain Drive, Banner Elk NC 28604
Phone: 828-898-4521; Toll Free: 800-784-2768
Full-service alpine ski and snowboard area. Features a 1,200-foot vertical drop, 18 slopes and trails, eight lifts, and a longest run of 1½ miles. Also offers tubing and ice skating.
Approximate travel time from Asheville: 1-1/2 hours northeast.

Wolf Ridge Ski Slopes (Map) (Live Webcams)
578 Valley View Circle, Mars Hill NC 28754
Phone: 828-689-4111; Toll Free: 800-817-4111
Offers four lifts with four magic carpet lifts, two ski lodges and 23 ski runs.
Approximate travel times from Asheville: 30 minutes north.



Blue Knob All Season Resort (Map) (Live Webcams)
1424 Overland Pass, Claysburg, PA 16625 | Phone: 814-239-5111
Blue Knob All Seasons Resort is the highest skiable mountain in Pennsylvania, with challenging slopes for skiers and snowboarders. Blue Knob also offers snow tubing and groomed Nordic skiing. Enjoy 34 Trails with a vertical drop of 1072 ft.

Hidden Valley Resort (Map) (Live Webcams)
1 Craighead Rd, Hidden Valley, PA 15502
Hidden Valley Resort has 26 slopes and trails and two terrain parks on 110 skiable acres. It also features a snowsports school to learn how to ski and/or snowboard. Hidden Valley is also a beautiful getaway in the spring, summer and fall with its 18-hole championship golf course with 30-mile views of the surrounding countryside. The Trillium Spa at Hidden Valley offers a relaxing spa menu featuring manicures, pedicures, massages and more.

Seven Springs Mountain Resort (Map) (Live Webcams)
777 Waterwheel Drive, Seven Springs, PA 15622 | Phone: 800-452-2223
Seven Springs has been developing and growing its terrain parks, halfpipes and superpipe since 2006. Seven Springs now has seven terrain parks of varying difficulty and progression and more than 100 features in all. The resort also offers snow tubing, sporting clays, luxurious spa treatments, and great dining.

Ski Sawmill Family Resort (Map) (Live Webcams)
383 Oregon Hill Rd, Morris, PA 16938 | Phone: 570-353-7521
Ski Sawmill Family Resort has 12 slopes and four lifts and one tubing tow. Peak elevation is 2,215 feet and base elevation is 1,700 feet – providing a vertical drop of 515 feet. There is also a terrain park adjacent to the double chairlift. A Tube Slide features four runs, one lift, and a powerful snow making system to ensure great rides.

Whitetail Ski Resort (Map) (Live Webcams)
13805 Blairs Valley Road, Mercersburg, PA 17236 | Phone: (717) 328-9400
Whitetail Mountain Resort is a four-season resort on Two Top Mountain, about 90 miles from both Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, Maryland. The resort operates a snow tubing park alongside the ski hill. During non-ski season, Whitetail offers fly fishing and a par 72 golf course.

Liberty Mountain Resort (Map) (Live Webcam)
78 Country Club Trail, Carroll Valley, PA 17320 | Phone: 717-642-8282
Liberty Mountain Ski Resort offers skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing. The on-site hotel and lodge is open year-round and offers 99 rooms and multiple options for weddings and meetings. During the spring, summer, and fall the 18 hole Carroll Valley Golf Course at Liberty Mountain is open for golf.



Ober Gatlinburg Ski Area and Amusement Park (Map) (Live Webcam)
1001 Parkway #2, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 | Phone: 865-436-5423
Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort has nine ski trails with two quads (one double and one surface lift) and a terrain park. They offer the exciting ski mountain coaster, ice skating, snow boarding, equipment rentals, retail ski shop, restaurant, snack bars, a food court, cafe, and more.



Bryce Resort (Map) (Live Webcam)
1982 Fairway Drive, Mt Jackson, VA 22842 | Phone: 540-856-2121
Bryce Resort is approximately 115 miles from Washington, DC, in the Shenandoah Valley. Bryce Resort has seven lifts, night skiing, and 800 ft. tubing lanes. Peak altitude is 1,750 ft., with a 500 ft. drop. Bryce also offers zip line adventures in the off season.

Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre (Map) (Live Webcams)
4000 Candlers Mountain Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502 | Phone: 434-582-3539
Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre is located on Liberty University’s 5,000-acre mountain, and offers year-round skiing, snowboarding and tubing, with beginner, intermediate, and advanced slopes and a two-story lodge. The ski and snowboard slope is made with the innovative dryslope technology, Snowflex, and caters to snow sports enthusiasts of all skill levels. A fun-house for free-stylers, the facility features an elevated cornice drop, three different sized jumps, a quarter pipe, and a continually updated array of rails, boxes, and other man-made features. Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre also offers three NevePlast tubing runs. The beginner hill hosts a kids run that is 80 ft. and offers speeds of 5-10mph. The main tubing runs feature a 350 ft. run and a 500ft run with speeds of up to 30 mph.

Massanutten Resort (Map) (Live Webcams)
1822 Resort Drive, McGaheysville, VA 22840 | Phone: 540-289-9441
Massanutten Resort is a year-round mountain resort on 6,000 acres and it features an indoor/outdoor water park, ski and adventure Park, two golf courses, farm-to-table dining, a day spa and more.

The Omni Homestead Resort (Map) (Live Webcam)
7696 Sam Snead Highway, Hot Springs, VA 24445 | Phone: 800-838-1766
The Omni Homestead Resort's only northwest-facing slope is serviced by three lifts, including a double chairlift which accesses the intermediate and advanced terrain at the top of the hill, and two surface lifts which serve the beginner terrain at the bottom. The resort offers a half-pipe and a terrain park for skiers and snowboarders, and a variety of other winter activities including snow tubing, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, ice skating, and snowmobile tours.

Wintergreen Resort (Map) (Live Webcams)
Route 664, Wintergreen, VA 22958 | Phone: 434-325-2200
Wintergreen Resort offers downhill skiing and snowboarding on 24 slopes and boasts Virginia’s longest tubing hill, terrain parks and high speed chairlifts. Wintergreen is a year-round resort with a spa, dining for every taste, entertainment, indoor tennis, swimming, hot tubs, an adventure center, and golf.



Canaan Valley Resort (Map) (Live Webcams)
230 Main Lodge Road, Davis, WV 26260 | Phone: 304-866-4121
Canaan Valley Resort offers 47 slopes and trails with a vertical drop of 850 feet and over 180 inches of average annual snowfall. Families of all ages enjoy snowboarding, skiing, XC skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating, and snow tubing in the tubing park. Canaan Valley is less than 3 hours from Charleston, WV and Pittsburgh, PA; and 2.5 hours from Washington, DC area.

Snowshoe Mountain (Map) (Live Webcam)
10 Snowshoe Drive, Snowshoe, WV 26209 | Phone: 877-441-4386
Snowshoe Mountain has 244 acres of skiable terrain and covers a total area of 11,000 acres. It is positioned in the bowl shaped convergence of two mountains, Cheat and Back Allegheny, at the head of the Shavers Fork of the Cheat River. Snowshoe Mountain is home to the second highest point in West Virginia with a peak elevation of 4,848 feet above sea level. The Village at Snowshoe is located at the summit of the mountain. Snowshoe is still best known for its winter activities of skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, and tubing, but the resort also has extensive mountain biking trails, a popular golf course designed by Gary Player, wedding and convention areas, a number of summer outdoor activities, and also hosts a Grand National Cross Country Racing event each year. The resort comprises the Snowshoe and Silver Creek ski areas. About 480,000 skiers visit the resort each year.

Timberline Four Seasons Resort (Map) (Live Webcam)
254 Four Seasons Drive, Davis, WV 26260 | Phone: 304-866-4801
Timberline Four Seasons Resort is family owned and operated company celebrating over 30 years of skiing. Located 180 miles from Washington, DC, Timberline has the longest trail south of Vermont (two miles long), and enjoyed over 200 inches of snow last winter. It also has the highest average vertical south of Vermont, with 41 total slopes, including two terrain parks. Beginners say the ski school is the best in the region, with great staff and teaching areas.

Winterplace Ski Resort (Map) (Live Webcam)
100 Old Flat Top Mountain Road, Ghent, WV 25843 | Phone: 304)-787-3221
Winterplace has nine lifts, 27 trails, and a full service resort center, plus a mid-mountain facility, the MountainHouse. Winterplace offers skiing, tubing, lessons, lodging, dining and more.


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Steve Wike

Steve Wike launched in 2008 - now a leading online travel resource. He also published the Blue Ridge Travel Guide coffee table book with hundreds of breathtaking photos by professional photographers - over 40,000 in print!

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