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Spring is here!

There is so much to do! In early Spring, you can watch the mountains come alive with blooms and buds. Stay for the weekend, build a fire, pour a glass of wine, and do…nothing. Relax in your cabin, stroll through our small towns, and visit amazing art galleries and shops. Our area also boasts world-class hiking and biking trails, trout fishing and epic sunset and sunrise views. Later, enjoy dinner at one of our quaint[…]

Book Your Stay Today for End-of-Winter Events

Book your Cabin or Suite NOW for the upcoming winter events you don’t want to miss, including the Governor’s Cup and Sunrise Scramble Ski Races! Sunrise Scramble Uphill Ski Race at Canaan Resort March 5 Sunrise Scramble Registration & Info Governor’s Cup weekend of  March 11-12 Governor’s Cup Ski Race ( Great Mid-week Skiing! Enjoy reduced Cabin and Suite rates at BBR during the mid-week!  The snow at Timberline Mountain is abundant and excellent; the[…]

Black Bear Resort is Open!

We are pleased to announce that Black Bear Resort is back up and running after our extreme winter weather challenges. We apologize for any inconvenience to our loyal guests, and we look forward to seeing you soon! Happy New Year!

Black Bear Resort is Temporarily Closed Until December 30, 2022

Black Bear Resort is experiencing a significant water supply interruption as a result of the recent severe and sustained freezing temperatures in Canaan Valley.  As a result, all reservations have been canceled through December 30,  2022.  We are still accepting reservations beginning Jan 1, 2023, but until the water utility is repaired, extending the closure beyond December 30, 2022 remains a possibility.  Therefore, while the resort remains closed, guests with later reservations may cancel without[…]

Open for Lodging Rentals

UPDATED August 3, 2021 Please note: Our pool is closed for the season due to a leak. We cannot offer one-night stays in the Inn Suites at this time due to Covid regulations. Guest must continue to follow all applicable safety guidelines, including, but not limited to, mandatory face coverings and social distancing. All Guests Are Still Asked to Self-Screen Before Arrival. For a complete list of Guidelines and answers to your screening questions please[…]

Canaan Valley’s Winter Wonderland

We invite you to visit our winter wonderland at Black Bear Resort. When looking for an affordable option to fulfill your winter fix, look no further than Black Bear Resort. Play hooky and take advantage of our budget friendly mid-week rates; you’ll find short lift lines, great pricing on lift tickets and fresh tracks in the snow! We also offer competitive rates on weekends and holidays! Check out the coupons at our front desk for[…]

Cabins in Canaan Valley: Find your Fall Paradise

Rejoice—it’s fall in Canaan Valley! The autumnal equinox has swept its auburn-colored shadow over our high mountain paradise, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome the variety of changes that come with it. Fall brings a dazzling array of brilliant colors, more stars than you can count in a lifetime, and refreshingly crisp air that make our cabins in Canaan Valley the perfect place to be.

Fall in all its Glory! 2017

Early fall in Canaan Valley is a glorious time of year…maples dropping bright red leaves, aspens tinged in yellow and cool, clear sunny days. Here at Black Bear Resort, you can enjoy your first of two falls, as our elevation of over 3,200 feet means our autumn begins much earlier than the lowlands’…or the calendar’s!   Revenge of the Rattlesnake Ultra MTB Race: Sunday, September 17 The cloudless blue skies are the backdrop for a[…]

Experience the Best of Spring at Black Bear Resort in Canaan Valley, WV

Spring is here! Nestled in the mountains of Tucker County, WV our Canaan Valley Spring weather can be pleasantly unpredictable. Sunny blue skies, a winter wonderland and a “snuggle by the fireplace” rainy afternoon can occur all in the same day! Plan for everything and adjust daily. But accommodating all that wacky weather is worthwhile as a day or two in our quiet little slice of heaven does something that just seems to rejuvenate your spirit.[…]

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