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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 11 July 2016
4Myhoney
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Ancaster, Canada
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Raleigh, NC
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of fun tubing. Employees were super friendly. Would definitely do it again. Lanes were long and FAST. Nice lift contraption so don't have to walk back up hill.

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Thank angie1801
Roanoke, Virginia
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Homestead Resort is one the top in its class in the world. Whether you're staying at the resort as a guest or just want to have a fun day skiing, ice skating or just hanging out at the lodge, this place fits the bill. Once you arrive at the resort and are directed to the parking area, you'll be... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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Thank Gracielle D
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Thank Donna D
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 25 October 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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Thank Heston L
Lexington, Virginia
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97 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 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 26 July 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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Thank Susan B
Arlington, Virginia
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271 reviews
118 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 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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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 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 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 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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