Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Cataloochee Ski Area

Planning a ski trip to Cataloochee Ski Area? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Cataloochee Ski Area stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Cataloochee Ski Area review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.4

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.0
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 49.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.1
  • Nightlife
  • 1.9

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 25%
  • Beginner
  • 50%
  • Families
  • 63%
  • Intermediate
  • 47%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 25%
  • Advanced
  • 22%

Helpful Highlights:

This was our second trip to Cataloochee. Learning from last time we resisted the urge to start skiing on Friday late afternoon already as this will cost a f...

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  • 4

    Cataloochee Ski Area Review

    by mayham2k - 30th December 2007

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    I have been snowboarding at Cataloochee going on four years now and rarely do I have as bad experiences as most of the reviews have stated. The instructors... Full review

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  • 2

    Cataloochee Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 5th December 2007

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    This was our first time snowboarding and we went out on a tuesday after they first opened. Usually we ski on Ski Beach, but figured since through the week, ... Full review

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  • 3

    Cataloochee Ski Area Review

    by snowdogg - 2nd December 2007

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    My friend and I have been skiing and riding for about 5 years and spend time in Tahoe and last season went to Whistler. This trip to NC was our first skiin... Full review

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  • 3

    Cataloochee Ski Area Review

    by seaotters31 - 24th February 2007

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    I have read through the reviews on the NC resorts and I keep seeing a coman thread which is that it is crowded on the weekends. NO KIDDING! I guess I'm just... Full review

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  • 3

    Cataloochee Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 1st February 2007

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    Great place to give your kids their first experience. However, the ski school is more of a daycare than anything else. They do not teach your kids how to sk... Full review

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  • 1

    Cataloochee Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 3rd January 2007

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    We picked Cataloochee for our ski vacation because we were looking for a small place where my kids could learned to ski. I was a little worried about the sn... Full review

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