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Wintergreen Resort Ski Vacation
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Wintergreen Resort Ski Vacation

Known as the single best ski resort in the South,

Wintergreen Resort in Virginia has quite a bit to offer

skiers. Featuring 11,000 acres with 19 trails,

Wintergreen has a top elevation of 3516 feet, with a

1003 foot vertical drop. Beginners, intermediates,

and experts will all find suitable trails at Wintergreen

Resort.

To accommodate skiers, there are six lifts, including

five chair lifts and one surface lift. There is also a

dedicated terrain park for snowboarding. The resort

is located near Charlottesville, Virginia, and you will

experience breathtaking views of the Appalachian

Mountains, and be surrounded by luxury that most

people only dream of. There is also a world class

golf course located near the resort.

Other activities include tubing, snowmobiling, tennis,

hiking, and horseback riding. The Out of Bounds

Adventure Center is a very popular attraction at the

resort with rock climbing and bungee trampolines.

The Outdoor Wilderness Leadership school offers

corporate retreats, real rock climbing, rappelling,

and mountain biking.

This is an ideal spot for a family vacation. You and

your children can participate in a variety of craft

workshops, enjoy campfires and storytelling, go on

hay rides, and enjoy many more community events

that are scheduled throughout the year. There are

many planned activities for families, including winter

hiking, skiing, snowboarding, tubing, and swimming

in a cozy indoor pool.

While vacationing at Wintergreen Resort, make time

to see the civil war history attractions, and visit the

local wineries as well. Also take time to enjoy the

Wintergreen Spa. At the spa, you can be pampered

with massages, body wraps, skin treatments, and

nail care. You can also visit the Mountaintop

Aquatic and Fitness Center which features the

latest in cardiovascular equipment, strength

equipment, heated pools, hot tubs, steam rooms,

and saunas.

The Wintergreen Performing Arts has many musical

performances throughout the year that are sure to

delight you and your family. If you are less interested

in culture, and more interested in nature, the

Wintergreen Nature Foundation is for you. This

foundation promotes the understanding and

conservation of natural resources that the Blue Ridge

Mountains are famous for.

No matter what your interests are, if getting away

from the hustle and bustle of city life is what you

want, this is the number one spot in the South for

fun, relaxation, and rejuvenation. The Wintergreen

Resort is open all year long, with activities that are

suitable for every season.

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