: Pittsburgh, PA
: Route 32
: Canaan, TImberline, White Grass, Blackwater Falls
: Canaan State Park
The Canaan Valley area boasts the highest elevation valley east of the Mississippi, offering cool and clean air. Summer brings lower humidity & temperatures rarely past the 80 degrees with cool refreshing evenings. Located mid-way between towns of Davis/Thomas (5 min) and ski resorts (10 min) Many nearby activities (white water rafting, fly fishing, mountain biking, scenic rail/trails, bicycling, golf, rock climbing, children’s activities in the nearby state parks, scenic lift rides, etc), Canaan Valley is an outdoor enthusiasts’ dream come true. Discover the autumn beauty with the foliage brilliance and diversity of color.
During winter, find the area blanketed with an annual average snowfall of 160 inches providing a winter wonderland. Two major downhill ski resorts, snow tube, ice skate, cross-country ski and quality lodging spells winter fun! Spring brings some of the best trout fishing in the east while the beauty of wildflowers is evident throughout the valley.
Golf: 18 hole golf course available at Canaan State Park.
Ski: Skiing available at 4 locations. Downhill skiing available at Timberline and Canaan Valley State Parks. Cross country skiing available at White Grass and Blackwater Falls State Park. Other snow activities include 1/4 sledding, snow tubing and snow shoeing at Blackwater Falls State Park.