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Address: Hot Springs, VA

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Perfect for families.

This is a small local ski spot . It is perfect for beginners and moderate skiers. They also have a snow tubing hill that is great for kids.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed July 10, 2016
4Myhoney
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Ancaster, Canada
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Tampa, Florida
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My family had wonderful time at this ski place. Instructors Travis I think is his name was wonderful. Kids and hubby 1st time to ski. We did took private lesson, he used the time wisely to teach my family how to ski. Kids and hubby had wonderful time.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

With the winter being so mild, conditions were fair. Not the fault of the resort. Zip line looked fun and trails good for beginners or older folk.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Great if staying at the resort or if a beginner skier wanting to learn. Nice staff, decent rental equipment. Not crowded and short lift lines. Most difficult terrain is really just a single blue at max and that terrain is short lived until turns back to green.

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Lexington, Virginia
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97 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

The Homestead offers night skiing on the weekends which is so much fun! The mountain is beautiful at night with the snow glistening in the lights. It was not very crowded; you can ski down and get right back on the lift with no waiting. We also enjoyed a cocktail in the ski area bar. What a wonderful way to... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

We are all snowboarders and this place is perfect for young children. The restaurant is clean and inviting. The bar patio is wonderful.

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Arlington, Virginia
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268 reviews
118 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

We have been here a few times to teach our daughter's how to ski and felt it was a great environment for beginners. It is very limited on the runs it offers which keeps the masses away. The chair lift is pretty slow which is great for new skiers. The on chair lift allows you to get off part way... More 

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Ancaster, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

This is a small local ski spot . It is perfect for beginners and moderate skiers. They also have a snow tubing hill that is great for kids.

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Thank 4Myhoney
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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105 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2016

It's a small mountain with effectively one trail done. We went for lessons - trying to learn on same trail as a bunch of skiers and snowboarded from expert to novice are using is a recipe for disaster. Quality of lesson was poor and just happy to get out of there without an injury.

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virginia
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29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2016

The actual ski area is really just one run with a few offshoots. A perfect hill for a first time skier but a intermediate or advanced skier will tire of the run within a day(or less). The ski run is access by a very slow two chair that can get crowded on weekends or holidays(as I discovered). The staff is... More 

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Washington, DC
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016

Basically, there's one slope, with one double lift that will drop skiers off halfway up if they don't want to ski the steeper section of the hill. I took my five-year old and 14-year old, and both had fun. We were there Presidents' Day weekend, and the snow was very good. Crowds were manageable. The slope is actually fairly long... More 

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