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Sugar Mountain - A Ski-Filled Holiday!

Tucked into the heart of the Pisgah National Forest, Sugar Mountain offers excitement and magical snow-filled fun for guests of all ages. This small town offers a large variety of activities including snowshoeing, skiing, snowboarding, tubing and ice skating.

Beech Mountain - A Skiing Adventure for All!

Nestled in the mountains of Western North Carolina, Beech Mountain Resort offers a snow filled winter season, bringing joy and laughter to people of all ages. At 5,506 feet, the resort is the highest ski area in the Eastern United States. Beech Mountain Resort consists of 95 skiable acres and all 10 lifts run at 9,300 skiers per hour, giving skiers access to 16 trails.

Christmas in the Hollow


Let's Play Outside!

With almost 40 years experience leading outdoor adventures in multiple states, the Nantahala Outdoor Center offers guests opportunities to white water raft, kayak, and canoe.