Does Beech Mountain have a shuttle?

How do I get to Beech Mountain?

The closest airports to Beech Mountain are the Hickory Regional Airport (HKY) in Hickory, NC and Tri-Cities Regional Airport (TRI) serving Bristol/Kingsport/Johnson City, TN (; both are approximately 1.5 hours away. The Piedmont Triad International Airport (PTI) in Greensboro, NC is 2.5 hours away.

Is Beech Mountain or Sugar Mountain better for beginners?

I commonly recommend App Ski Mtn for beginners. Beech and Sugar have a wider range of slopes but you also get the skiers and snowboarders that are experienced and for a beginner might be slightly intimidating.

Is Beech Mountain good for beginners?

Beginners have limited options at Beech. There are two short green trails – Freestyle and Crossover – serviced by two double chairs. These runs are where adult beginners learn to ski. Unfortunately, they also happen to be part of the runouts to trails higher up the mountain.

Which is Better Sugar Mountain or Beech Mountain?

With sugar Mountain ski resort being the favorite closest to Nashville Tennessee. Beech mountain has a Swiss alpine atmosphere which we really like, but the slope conditions are much better at Sugar mountain always, unless you go when they just got fresh snow. Then either is good.

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What months can you ski at Beech Mountain?

Opening and Closing Dates Beech MountainClosed

Season Opening Closing
21/22 Dec 05 2021 (estimated) Mar 18 2022 (estimated)
20/21 Dec 05 2020 Mar 27 2021
19/20 Nov 23 2019 Mar 15 2020
18/19 Nov 23 2018 Mar 23 2019

How late is Beech Mountain Open?

Daylight in this part of NC runs until 9pm in the summers and they run bars — one of which closes at 5:30pm, another at 6pm, and one at 7pm.

Is Sugar Mountain bigger than Beech Mountain?

Beech Mountain Resort

North Carolina’s second-largest ski resort is in the same general area as Sugar Mountain, high in the Blue Ridge Mountains northeast of Asheville.

Does Beech Mountain have snow now?

There is no snow currently in the forecast for Beech Mountain.