Elk River Touring Center
Cross-Country Skiing Terrain: 40 km maintained, 5 km machine groomed when possible Access to: Monongahela National Forest, Cranberry Glades Wilderness Area Other: Downhill and cross-country ski rentals Lodging: 13 B&B rooms, 3 cabins (1 pet friendly) Restaurant: On site gourmet mountain menu served Thursday-Sunday nights Located in the heart of the Monongahela National Forest, Elk River is the perfect setting for your next getaway. The farm, a one hundred and fifty acre former mountain homestead, is located on the headwaters of the Elk River and surrounded by forests and lush meadows. Walk out the doors of the inn to enjoy world class West Virginia Fly Fishing, cross country skiing, Mountain Biking and more. West Virginia Outdoor Activities are right at your back door when you stay with us at our delightful Inn near Snowshoe WV. The Elk River Touring Center is located on Hwy 219 five miles from Snowshoe Mountain Resort and seven miles from the Highland Scenic Highway. Our location and exceptional service make Elk River the destination for winter fun. Our elevation at 2750' is high enough to receive an annual snowfall of about 180 inches per year. We promote Cross Country Skiing In West Virginia on the trails which criss-cross the Highland Scenic Highway 150, which peaks at an elevation of around 4700'. The downhill skiing at nearby Snowshoe Mountain peaks at 4848', making for two of the highest (and snowiest!) points in West Virginia. Elk River offers cross country ski and snowshoe rentals in Slatyfork and downhill ski and snowboard rentals at Snowshoe Mountain resort.