Whitetail Ski Resort is open for the season. New for the season is the 31,000-sq. ft. dining expansion in the Base Lodge. The expansion includes Daybreak Café for warm beverages and baked treats, The Marketplace for burgers, salads, and deli sandwiches, plus a new brick-oven pizzeria, Mountain Hearth Pizzeria. In addition to a variety of pizza, stromboli, and calzones, Mountain Hearth Pizzeria offers lasagna, manicotti and a variety of pasta dishes. On the second level, Solstice is a full-service restaurant overlooking the slopes with a close-up view of skiers on the mountain.

For Whitetail’s annual New Years Eve party, on December 31, Solstice is offering a special menu, including entrees of lobster tail, stuffed pork chops, bacon-wrapped filet mignon, crab cake, and vegetable napoleon. Outdoors the celebration includes a bonfire at 9 PM and music by the DC-area Retrospect Band. At midnight, the Tuscarora mountainside lights up with a fantastic fireworks display. Skiing and tubing go until 1 AM.

Whitetail Resort is a year-round destination, offering Summer Adventure Kid’s Camps, golfing on the Whitetail Course, and fly fishing at the Dusty Wissmath’s Fly Fishing School and Guide Service. Whitetail Resort opened for skiing on Two Top Mountain of the Tuscarora Mountain chain in 1991. Whitetail Resort is a subsidiary of Snow Time Inc. and the sister resort of Liberty Mountain Resort and Roundtop Mountain Resort.