Canaan Valley Resort is taking full advantage of this year's natural snowfall and snowmaking. "There's still a lot of skiing opportunity this winter," said Lisa Ratliff, director of sales at the four-season resort. "Special events, packages and activities are part of the attraction to the park in addition to the scenic beauty of the area. Our event schedule is packed in 2011 and early March is no exception." Some of Canaan Valley's upcoming events and deals include:
March Madness - Stay & Ski Free
The March Madness package at Canaan Valley Resort is available March 1-12.
The package includes one night's lodging, next day lift ticket, plus Beech Club usage/inclusive and is $49 per person/per night based on double occupancy.
Wild Thing Weekend March 4-6
Go wild on the slopes at Canaan Valley Resort with eating contests, boarder cross races, lollipop and saucer races for the kids and the Infamous Pond Jump.
New this season is a costume contest and parade on March 5 at 11 a.m. that includes awards for crowd favorite, most original, youngest and oldest participant. The Wild Thing Weekend schedule of events is posted at www.canaanresort.com.
Canaan Valley Resort State Park is located in Tucker County. Blackwater Falls State Park is nearby. For more information about West Virginia's state parks, visit www.wvstateparks.com. Canaan Valley information is available by phoning 304-866-4121 or www.canaanresort.com.