Winter Sports, such as skiing, snowboarding, and cross country skiing are a great way for you to be active during the winter months. Catch a ride with us to one of our “local” Mountains.
Snowshoe Winter Sports Shuttles
(18+, 10+ with an adult) It’s a winter wonderland out there. Get outside and enjoy it at Snowshoe Mountain Resort! If you have a season pass and your own gear or are new to this and don’t know where to begin, we can hook you up and get you making turns in no time! The $20 price only includes shuttle, but our friends at Back Country Ski and Sports in Salem and Blacksburg have ski and snowboard rentals for only $25 for adults and $20 for kids. Fee includes transportation to resort only rentals and tickets are not included.
Each Shuttle you register for will automatically enroll you in a drawing held by Roanoke Ski Club for a free membership to the club for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. The drawing will take place on the Bus up to the Mountain.
**All shuttles meet at the City of Roanoke Public Works Service Center at 1802 Courtland Road (just off of Williamson Road behind Berglund) The morning departure time is 6:00 a.m. and the evening return time is approximately 8:30 p.m.**
2015/2016 Dates: (Click on the date to register)
Sunday, December 13
Thursday, December 17
Tuesday, January 5
Sunday, January 10
Thursday, January 14
Tuesday, January 26
Tuesday, February 9
Sunday, February 21
Thursday, February 25
Tuesday, March 8
If you have a group (min. 6) and do not see a date that works for you please give Renee Powers, Trails Supervisor, a call and she will work something out for you. 540.853.5867 or Renee.Lavin@roanokeva.gov.
Cross Country Skiing Trip to Whitegrass
(18+, 10+ with an adult) Whitegrass Resort in CanaanValley, WV is an east coast mecca for cross country skiing. This trip will allow you to explore the winter amenities of Canaan Valley, including sledding at Blackwater Falls State Park, a winter hike to Blackwater Falls, cross country skiing at Whitegrass, and local restaurants. This trip includes all lodging (double occupancy), breakfasts, sledding, day pass, lesson, and rental at Whitegrass, and transportation. Lunches and dinners are on your own. Trip leaves at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday and returns at 9:00 p.m. on Thursday.
Meeting Dates: Tuesday, February 16, 2016-Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time: 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday-9:00 p.m. on Thursday
Meeting Location: Public Works Service Center 1802 Courtland Road NE in Roanoke
Register Here by Sunday, February 7.