Blackwater Falls State Park is a snowy wonderland in winter at Blackwater Falls State Park
Over ten miles of park trails can be enjoyed by beginning as well as more experienced cross country skiers. Many of these are groomed and maintained specifically for cross country skiing. A full service cross country ski center offers ski lessons and equipment rental. The Sled Run & Cross Country Ski Center are open from mid-December through March 15th.Download a trail map for skiing trails.
The sledding hill is one-quarter mile. The hill is groomed and maintained for sledding. Sleds are available for rent at the cross country ski center. The Sled Run & Cross Country Ski Center are open from mid-December through March 15th. For sled run and x-c ski and rental hours, click here. (Due to higher than normal temperatures, the sled run is closed as of February 28 and will reopen with the return of winter in December 2017/January 2018.)
Canaan Valley Resort is nearby and features downhill skiing, a tubing park, ice skating and snowshoeing. Click here to learn about Canaan Valley Resort State Park for winter sport. (It may take a few minutes to open, but worth the wait!)