Top 5 Skiing Locations in West Virginia

If fresh powder is priceless to you, West Virginia is a great place to go to find it. Annual snowfall in this “wild and wonderful” state averages from 100 feet to 180 feet in the higher elevations.

In addition to a plethora of precious powder, West Virginia features an exhilarating assortment of winter activities that are bound to get your heart racing.

Whether you enjoy cross country skiing, night skiing, snowboarding, air boarding, downhill skiing, snowmobiling, ice skating, sledding, tubing, sleigh riding or simply strolling through the nation’s largest and most eco-friendly holiday light displays, West Virginia has you covered.…

Nordic Skiing in Nordic Capitals: Northern Europe is the place to cross country ski!

Nordic skiing, also known as¬†cross country skiing, is a popular, traditional Northern European activity in that anyone can do, regardless of age, experience, or skill level. Many people in Norway, Sweden, and Finland cross country ski as soon as they can walk. Stockholm, Oslo, and Helsinki have pleasant cross country skiing trails with rental centers close to the city center. It is a winter activity that anyone can do on a snowy day and it is a great way to take in a bit of Nordic culture. One can never predict Mother Nature, but normally …