Sugar Mountain - (AVERY COUNTY)

If outdoor activity is your thing, look no further than the Village of Sugar Mountain. Offering more than just great skiing, Sugar Mountain also provides its visitors with an array of ways to get outside and enjoy the beauty of the High Country.


One attraction in particular is the summer lift rides on Sugar Mountain. On weekends, weather permitting, visitors can ride the ski lift to the 5,300 foot peak of Sugar Mountain. The 40 minute round trip ride features a spectacular view of the High Country and runs from July 4 to Labor day weekend.

If heights aren't your thing, Sugar Mountain can also be seen on foot. With numerous trails that wind throughout the Village of Sugar Mountain, you can see both the brilliant greens of the summer as well as the vibrant reds and yellows of the fall. The trails of Sugar Mountain are not just for those on foot. Many bikers choose the Village of Sugar Mountain for its variety of challenging and picturesque terrain.

The Village Sugar Mountain also gives tennis and golf lovers an opportunity to enjoy their favorite sports in the beautiful mountain setting. With Sugar Mountain's golf course, six fast-dry clay courts and full service tennis pro shop, visitors will never be faced with the problem of finding something to do.

Whether you come for a day or stay in one of the many comfortable lodgings the Village has to offer, Sugar Mountain will soon become your destination for great outdoor fun.

For more information:

Visit official website of Sugar Mountain, NC:

Avery County Chamber of Commerce
4501 Tynecastle Highway, Unit #2
Intersection of NC 105 & NC 184
Banner Elk, NC 28604
Tel: 828-898-5605
Phone: 800-972-2183
Fax: 828-898-8287

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