Happy New Year BRMC!
It’s shaping up to be a great winter here in the mountains, due to the multiple snow storms throughout December. The local ski resorts are making the most of the cold weather and having a great start for ski season. All of the winter resorts in the area are currently open and following the Ski Well Be Well Campaign to keep their resorts safe for everyone. Please visit each resorts’ website (links below) to see how each resort is operating this year.
Ski Resorts Near Blue Ridge Mountain Club
Located just outside of Blowing Rock on Highway 321, Appalachian Ski Mountain is the most convenient ski area to Blue Ridge Mountain Club. Steeped in history and tradition, it is a great resort for families and anyone learning to ski or snowboard. In addition to skiing, Appalachian also has an ice skating rink located next to their base lodge. Appalachian Ski is one of three ski resorts in the High Country, offering 11 ski trails for all levels. The top elevation at 4,000 feet descends to a base at 3,635 feet.
Visit https://www.appskimtn.com/ to learn more.
The 5,506 summit of Beech Mountain Resort is the highest ski resort east of the Rocky Mountains! Enjoy a beverage at 5506′ Skybar located at the summit of the mountain before riding down to the picturesque alpine village. Beech Mountain has a variety of amenities including its own brewery, ski shops, ice skating rink, and tubing hill. No matter what type of winter fun you are looking for, you are sure to find it on the slopes of Beech Mountain. Ski Beech also offers year-round activities in addition to snow skiing like mountain biking and disc golf. It is generally regarded as the best skiing in North Carolina, offering 17 slopes and 98 skiable acres.
Visit https://www.beechmountainresort.com/ to learn more.
Located in Seven Devils off of HWY 105, Hawksnest Tubing Park is the largest tubing park on the East Coast. With over 30 lanes of tubing fun and four different tubing areas, Hawksnest is a great family destination for some winter fun! Lanes are 400 – 1,000 feet long with three moving carpet lifts to bring you back to the top. They have 100% snowmaking capabilities and lighting on all lanes. If you are feeling adventurous, you can also schedule a Snowbird Zip Line Tour and soar over the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Visit https://hawksnesttubing.com/ to learn more.
Boasting the largest skiable acreage in North Carolina, Sugar Mountain Resort has plenty of fun to keep you busy and has been a popular destination for decades! Ski or snowboard on the 20 different slopes covering over 1,200 vertical feet, or choose to go tubing, ice skating, or snowshoeing. Perhaps you enjoy cross-country skiing. Sugar Mountain Resort has it all! A number of scenic trails attract hikers and bikers in the warmer months as well.
Visit http://www.skisugar.com/ to learn more.
Skiing In The Blue Ridge Mountains
Blue Ridge Mountain Club is conveniently located to Boone, Blowing Rock, and Banner Elk so that you can enjoy all of these ski resorts and the many outdoor adventures in the area year-round. BRMC offers you a premier lifestyle full of adventure and wonder both inside and outside our gates. Come home to Blue Ridge Mountain Club.