"Ski Resort in the Blue Ridge" Wintergreen by chewy3326
Wintergreen Travel Guide: 5 reviews and 8 photos
I visited Wintergreen Resort on Jan 2, 2006 as a skiing trip. This was the first time I've ever skiied, and I think it was pretty enjoyable. The scenery in the entire area was very beautiful, but I don't have many pictures; the sky was clear in the morning, so I kept trying to put off taking photos for later. Then clouds moved in and it started raining, so I didn't get many good pictures.
The road leading to the resort has good views, and at one point you get a good sweeping view of the area. When the sky's clear, views from the slopes are great, too, but if it's cloudy, you can't see anything. I didn't do any runs past easy, since it was my first time.
I'd like to come back to Wintergreen on a clear day and ski the Diamond Hill trail (the only easy trail I didn't do today), and take some better pictures.
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