Ride at any of three terrain parks in the Boone area. Sign up for lessons with a trained professional instructor and sharpen your snowboard skills. Register for a competition and win prizes! Whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or advanced rider, you’ll feel at home on these High Country slopes.

Appalachian Ski Mountain

The NC High Country’s first ski area has been open since 1962. 2 Quad Chairlifts, 1 Double Chairlift, 2 Conveyor Lifts, 1 Handle Pull Lift. Thirteen runs, including 4 Terrain Parks. App Ski Mountain hosts several events and...


Beech Mountain Resort

Beech Mountain Ski Resort is the highest ski area in the east at a 5,506-foot peak elevation. With 17 trails on the slopes, six chair lifts, two surface lifts, and a vertical drop of 830 feet, Beech Mountain offers a variety of...


Sugar Mountain Resort

NC's largest snow sports area with 20 runs on the mountain's slopes from beginner to expert including a terrain park, 8 lifts, and snow tubing park. 100% snowmaking on 115 skiable acres; a 1,200 ft. vertical drop.  The resort...


French-Swiss Ski College

"The Place to Learn to Ski" located at Appalachian Ski Mtn. Helpful, caring, patient staff. Small classes for personal attention. Group Specialist, French-Swiss has been handling groups large and small for over 50 years, teaching...