Black Bear Resort

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Black Bear Resort offers many ways to book and save! Review the promotion codes below before you book! May 14-June 11, 2024 SPECIAL Stay 2 nights and get 3rd Free! Policy: Applies to new reservations and direct bookings only.  May not be combined with any other offer, promotion, or special rate/discount. Holidays excluded. STAY A WHILE LONGER Spend any 7 consecutive nights or more and receive a 10% discount off your reservation. Use the promotion code[…]

About Black Bear Resort

Located in the heart of Canaan Valley, West Virginia, Black Bear resort is the perfect location to enjoy the mountains, rivers and recreation of the area. Set on more than 40 landscaped acres, we have sweeping views of Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Cabin Mountain and Timberline ski area. Our resort is located  on Canaan Mountain at the north end of Canaan Valley between Blackwater Falls State Park and Canaan Valley State Park.  We are only[…]


Canaan Valley is accessible from every metropolitan area surrounding West Virginia. Here are a few suggested routes. Please have a current map with you. Use GPS, MapQuest and Google Maps with caution. Mapping programs tend to take you through very isolated terrain on off-highway back roads and can be hazardous in the winter months.   From Northern Virginia, Baltimore and Washington DC  (New Corridor H directions) – Follow I-66W to I-81S at Strasburg, VA., staying on I-81S[…]

Real Estate For Sale

Black Bear Cabins and Inn Suites For Sale! Thank you for choosing Black Bear Resort for your home away from home. The following is a list of pedestals and suites available for purchase. Feel free to call for information regarding income potential and costs associated with ownership. Enjoy your stay and be sure to let us know if there is anything we can do to enhance your stay or if you would like to tour one[…]

Black Bear Lodge Canaan Valley Wedding Venue

Resort Lodge – Available for Gatherings Large and Small

The resort’s lodge, with sweeping views of Canaan Valley, is available for your next gathering! Weddings, family reunions, photo workshops…please call us for more pricing and availability.  304-866-4391. Check out the photos here!

New! Pickleball Courts

America’s favorite new sport has come to Black Bear Resort! Just try not to get distracted by the amazing valley views!


The new court surface with two hoops with adjustable heights makes basketball fun for the whole family.


Enjoy some fun in the sun playing the classic summertime game, and bring a picnic while you’re at it!

Fire pits

Our fire pits are perfect for hanging out under the stars on a cool summer or fall evening. Grab some s’mores and get cozy!

Catch and Release Fish Ponds

Our beautiful pond areas allow for quiet moments of contemplation or lazy days with a fishing rod. Nearby gazebos provide a shady spot to relax or enjoy a picnic.


A perfect game to get everyone moving and laughing.  Pick a side and have some fun!


Let the little ones burn off some energy! From swings to sliding boards and plenty of room to run, the kids will have a blast. Parents can chill on the bench with a good book or wander over to the nearby horseshoe pit.

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Property Manager On-site

It doesn’t get much safer than Canaan Valley, West Virginia.  Even still, feel safe and secure no matter what time of day or night.

Walking Trail

Enjoy an early morning or late afternoon stroll on our walking trail. The path meanders through our property treating you to amazing views of Canaan Valley. Don’t forget to bring your camera!

Enjoy a casual ride on our grounds or explore Canaan on road or mountain bike

Room to Ride

Don’t forget the bikes! The paved and gravel roads throughout the resort provide a great place for kids to ride and explore. Traffic is light and speed limits are low. For parents or cycling enthusiasts,  our location on Cortland Road is the perfect place to start and end a long, scenic ride through the Valley.

9-Hole Mini-Golf

Take in the summer warmth or fall foliage of Canaan Valley from our 9-hole putt-putt. Pure and simple fun for the whole family. At the front desk we have everything you need to enjoy a round or two.

On-Site Rental and Sales Office

Have any questions during your stay?  Interested in buying a home in Black Bear Resort? Need some sports equipment to make the most out of the resort’s grounds? Our office is on-site and open 9-5 seven days a week.

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