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Encyclopedia > Whitetail Ski Resort
Whitetail Ski Resort
Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Nearest city: Clear Spring, Maryland
Coordinates: 39°44′30″N, 77°55′58″W
Top elevation: 1800 ft (549 m)
Base elevation: 865 ft (264 m)
Skiable area: 109 acres (0.44 km²)
Runs: 19 total
26% beginner
42% intermediate
32% advanced
Longest run: "Limelight" ~ 4,900 feet (1494 m)
Lift system: 8 total (1 high-speed quad chairs, 3 quad chair, 1 triple chairs, 1 double chairs, 2 tow rope, 1 surface)
Terrain parks: 2
Snow fall: 40 in/year (1 m/year)
Web page: http://www.skiwhitetail.com

Whitetail Ski Area Official language(s) None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Area  Ranked 33rd  - Total 46,055 sq mi (119,283 km²)  - Width 160 miles (255 km)  - Length 280 miles (455 km)  - % water 2. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... A foot (plural: feet; symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ... A foot (plural: feet; symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ... This article is about the unit of measure known as the acre. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... This article is about a foot as a unit of length. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ... A chairlift in Bad Hofgastein, Austria A chairlift, also known as a fixed-grip chairlift, is a type of aerial lift, which consists of a constantly moving loop of steel cable strung between two end terminals and generally over intermediate towers. ... A chairlift in Bad Hofgastein, Austria A chairlift, also known as a fixed-grip chairlift, is a type of aerial lift, which consists of a constantly moving loop of steel cable strung between two end terminals and generally over intermediate towers. ... A chairlift in Bad Hofgastein, Austria A chairlift, also known as a fixed-grip chairlift, is a type of aerial lift, which consists of a constantly moving loop of steel cable strung between two end terminals and generally over intermediate towers. ... A chairlift in Bad Hofgastein, Austria A chairlift, also known as a fixed-grip chairlift, is a type of aerial lift, which consists of a constantly moving loop of steel cable strung between two end terminals and generally over intermediate towers. ... A ski tow, also called rope tow, is a mechanised system for pulling skiers uphill. ... A Magic Carpet is a type of surface lift seen at ski areas to transport skiers up the grade. ... Mid-19th century tool for converting between different standards of the inch An inch is an Imperial and U.S. customary unit of length. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ...


The Whitetail Ski Resort is a ski area owned and operated by the Snow Time, Inc. and is located between Mercersburg, PA and Clear Spring, MD.


Twenty-eight percent are classified as beginner level, fourty-four percent as intermediate, and twenty-eight percent as advanced.

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Elevation

  • Base: 865 ft (264 m)
  • Summit: 1800 ft (549 m)
  • Vertical Rise: 935 ft (285 m)

A foot (plural: feet; symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ... A foot (plural: feet; symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ... A foot (plural: feet; symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ...

Trails

  • Trails: 19 total (26% beginner, 42% intermediate, 32% advanced)
  • Longest Run: "Limelight" ~ 4,900 feet (1494 m)
  • Terrain Parks: 2
  • Average Annual Snowfall: 40 in/year (1 m/year)
  • Snowmaking: 95%
  • Night Skiing: Yes

This article is about a foot as a unit of length. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ... A terrain park is an outdoor area that contains jumps and half-pipes that allow snowboarders and skiers to do tricks. ... Mid-19th century tool for converting between different standards of the inch An inch is an Imperial and U.S. customary unit of length. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ...

Lifts

  • 8 total
    • 1 High-speed quad chair
      • Whitetail Express Quad
    • 3 Quad chair
      • Lift Off Quad
      • Easy Rider Quad
      • Expert's Choice Quad
    • 1 Double chair
      • U-Me Double
    • 1 Surface
      • Launching Pad Carpet Lift (Magic Carpet)
    • 2 Tow Ropes
      • Tubing Lift #1
      • Tubing Lift #2

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