Snowshoe is a community in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, developed around the Snowshoe Mountain ski resort. It is located in the Allegheny Mountains between the high mountain ridges of Cheat and Back Allegheny Mountains, at the head of the Shavers Fork of the Cheat River. The Village of Snowshoe, one of the local commercial areas, is located at the summit of the mountain. It offers everything from the latest snowboard and ski equipment and outerwear to intricate hand carved West Virginia wood products and gifts. WV Market offers WV artisans’ artworks such as pottery, glassware and jewelry, a range of WV books, soaps, lotions, craft beers and gourmet foods. About 480,000 visitors come to the area each year, to ski and snow tube in the winter or golf and hike in the summer.


1.Snowshoe Mountain

Snowshoe Mountain
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Snowshoe Mountain is a ski resort in the eastern United States, in the village of Snowshoe, West Virginia, in a valley between Cheat and Back Allegheny mountains, at the head of the Shavers Fork of the Cheat River. The highpoint is Thorny Flat, at 4,848 feet. The resort has 244 acres of skiable terrain. The mountain is part the Allegheny Mountains, which are a part of the massive Appalachian Mountain Range. The Village at Snowshoe is located at the summit of the mountain. Snowshoe Resort is best known for its winter activities, but when the snow melts it has a range of mountain biking trails, a world-class golf course designed by Gary Player, areas equipped for wedding and conventions and terrain for various summer outdoor activities. Every year the resort hosts a Grand National Cross Country Racing. .

10 Snowshoe Dr, Snowshoe, WV 26209, Phone: 877-441-4386

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2.Snowshoe Mountain Tubing Park

Snowshoe Mountain Tubing Park
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The Snow Tubing at Snowshoe Mountain Resort is one of many mountain activities that guests at the resort can enjoy. The Snowtubing park is six stories high, and it has eight lanes. Only one person is allowed per tube, but tubes can be linked so that groups of friends can go down the lane together. The Snowtubing park is located in the Silver Creek area of the resort. Only kids four years old or older and at least 36? tall are allowed at the tubing park. There are shuttles that take guests from the resort to the tubing park at different times. Once at the bottom of the tube, a Handle Tow lift brings guests back up to the top so they can go again.

10 Snowshoe Dr, Snowshoe, WV 26209, Phone: 877-441-4386

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3.Autumn Breeze Stables

Autumn Breeze Stables
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Autumn Breeze Stables at Snowshoe Mountain Resort offers Western style guided trail riding in the West Virginia Mountains. They offer rides that last one to four hours, for riders of all ages and riding experiences, in all seasons. There are also half-hour rides around the lake for children eight years old or younger, buggy rides, overnight trips with rustic camping in the Cheat Mountain, and open sleigh rides in the snow. When riding off the beaten path, riders get to cross streams, go up and down hills, ride along old log roads , through wetlands and forest trails, enjoy spectacular mountain top views, encounter or spot deer, bear, coyote, turkey and more.

Snowshoe, WV 26209, Phone: 304-572-2262

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