163 Hwy 105 Extension
Boone, NC 28607
Phone: (828) 262-0020
Fax: (828) 262-9818
Appalachian Ski Mountain is a popular winter sports destination in Watauga County. This historic ski mountain features several ski trails for all skill levels, the longest being the one of 0.5 miles (0.80 kilometers). Activities include skiing, snowboarding, snowmaking and outdoor rink skating. They also offer lodging and dining options.
Grandfather Mountain one of the highest peak in the Blue Ridge Mountains and is a truly rustic and fun adventure that includes a swinging bridge that sways a mile above sea level. Be sure to bring your camera to capture your treasured experience. There are also natural habitats with bears, cougars, eagles and otters. Closed on the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. The admission fees are USD15 for adults (13-59 years), USD13 for senior citizens (60 years and above), USD7 for children (4-12 years) and under 4 years is free.