The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


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Snow-making machines at a West Virginia resort take advantage of recent frigid temperatures to make snow, plus, Mother Nature is providing some of her own — all in preparation for the ski and snowboard season. Snowshoe Mountain will open Wednesday with three lifts and 10 trails in operation. Canaan Valley, Timberline, Oglebay and Winterplace plan to open in early December. For the latest statewide ski conditions, visit