100 hot and cold winter getaways [Pictures]
By now we're all three layers deep into our down-filled parkas and up to our ankles in slushy, cold white stuff. Perhaps a winter getaway is not in order. Maybe a beach vacation? But whether you like it hot or cold, here are 100 destinations sure to hit the spot.
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Massanutten Resort, Virginia( Ian McAlexander Photo courtesy of Massanutten Resort / December 27, 2011 )
Distance from Baltimore: 175 miles, about a three-hour drive
Why it's cool: The Shenandoah Valley resort covers 5,500 acres and includes an indoor water park, spa and other recreation options. Massanutten offers 70 skiable acres, including 12 slopes, two terrain parks and 12 lanes of winter tubing.
Don't miss: Ice skating at LeClub Recreation Center. The outdoor rink is a 4,250 square-foot facility accommodating up to 132 skaters at a time.
Information: 1822 Resort Drive, McGaheysville, Va., massresort.com, 540-289-9441