Beech Mountain is the highest town in Eastern America and an ideal vacation spot in North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains. Our elevation (5,506 feet) sets us apart 12 months a year.

5506 skybar Beech-Mtn

Highest Ski Area in the East

Check out the 5,506' Skybar at the top of slopes for snacks, refreshments, cocktails, Bald Guy Brew coffee, and unparalled views.

view more images >>

Renovations, Upgrades and Free Ski Lessons This Winter


A winter of top-notch skiing and snowboarding is on tap at Beech Mountain Resort.

The resort made several off-season improvements that are paying big dividends. Those improvements include a Magic Carpet conveyer lift added to the beginner slope, new lighting for night skiing, and a continued upgrade of the snowmaking capacity with seven more new high-tech snow guns.

Off the slopes, the View Haus cafeteria has been completely remodeled, a new fleet of Rossignol ski rental equipment is in place, and a Burton Learn-to-Ride Center for snowboarders was added.

As a bonus this winter, free lessons will be given to anyone age eight and older who rents ski or snowboard equipment Monday through Thursday, excluding holiday periods.

Beech's Youth Sledding Hill Provides Daily Fun for Free

Two Trail Parks LRBeech Mountain's youth sledding hill, a wonderland of fun for children 12 and under, has opened for the winter season.

The sledding hill is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends and holidays; and 1 to 5 p.m. on weekdays.

The free sled run is located next to the town's visitors center and provides good sledding conditions with a combination of natural and man-made snow.

It is operated by Beech Mountain Parks & Recreation Department daily throughout winter (weather permitting) with safety personnel on duty. A loud speaker plays music and hot chocolate is available at nearby restaurants.

Read More

Frozen Family Fun is March 7 on Youth Sledding Hill

Snowman winners 2014

The town of Beech Mountain is hosting a FREE Frozen Family Fun event on Saturday, March 7.

This event takes place at the youth sledding hill next to Beech Mountain Town Hall. Hours are 10 a.m. to noon.

Everyone loves the movie "Frozen" and so does Beech Mountain.

Bring the family, dress as your favorite "Frozen" character and come build your own Olaf, The staff of the Beech Mountain Parks and Rec Department will be giving out prizes for the best costumes and snowpeople!


Awesome Midweek Deal: Two Nights, One Day on Slopes - $99

80s Ski Weekend Beech-9aa

If you’re looking for a great deal on a North Carolina ski package, you’ve come to the right place.

Once again this winter, the town of Beech Mountain offers its killer weekday special: two nights lodging and one day on the slopes for just $99 per person, based on double occupancy.

This deal, which is the best in the Blue Ridge, is available weekdays throughout ski season, with the exception of: Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day and the Christmas holiday period. So come up to Beech Mountain this winter and take advantage of shorter lift lines and less-crowded slopes during the week.

Read More


View Our Photo Gallery

Images from Beech Mountain in the winter time.

View More

Charlotte WebCam

2 Nights, 1 Day



Chamber Badge