Best of the Blue Ridge – Best Ski Run: Salamander

After four weeks and over 5,000 votes, the final results are in. Readers selected their favorite regional races, faces, and places. Ski Run Salamander Run (Timberline Four Seasons Resort, W.Va.) Skiing in the East is often overshadowed by the stuff out West, but if there’s one place that gets reliable powder from December thru March, [...]


Timberline Four Seasons Resort

A Four Season Resort

With its peak at 4,268 feet, West Virginia's Timberline, a family oriented ski area located in the Canaan Valley, Davis, West Virginia, attracts plenty of natural snow – up to 224 1⁄2 inches have been measured to which our snowmakers have greatly contributed with superior snowmaking and meticulous grooming.

Timberline Ski area offers:

  • 39 trails of beginner, intermediate and advanced terrain
  • The 2-mile long Salamander Run, longest trail in the Southeast
  • Glade skiing ranked among the top four glade skiing areas in the East
  • The newly opened 1000' Zip line
  • A top rated ski school, daycare and children's program
  • Only slope front hotel in the area
  • Only ski-in, ski-out chalets, condominiums in the area
  • Only ski-in, ski-out home sites in the area
  • Over 50 miles newly completed highway known as Corridor H coming from the DC area
  • Reduced driving time by one hour from the DC area
  • Numerous racing events each year
  • Two terrain parks
  • A superior junior racing team
  • Discounted group skiing packages, girl scouts, boy scouts, church groups, school groups, etc.
  • Discounted college student skiing rates
  • Discounted military, fire fighters, first responders skiing rates
  • Known as the "Best kept secret" in the Southeast,
  • Referred to as "Snow Country" - up to 224 1/2" have been measured
  • Considered by many as the best skiing mountain in the Southeast
  • Honorable mention as the best destination ski resort for the DC area
  • Live entertainment on weekends and holidays at Timbers Pub
  • Timberline's Fireside Grill and Timber Haus Cafeteria