Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Beech Mountain Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 52.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 45%
  • Beginner
  • 50%
  • Families
  • 69%
  • Intermediate
  • 57%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 29%
  • Advanced
  • 24%

Helpful Highlights:

I took my family up here on Spring Break looking to get in about 3 days of skiing. the weather was beginning to warm up and some of the slopes went from sl...

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  • 3

    Huge disappointment

    by dancinjrl - 16th February 2009

    Pros: Cheep mid-week

    Cons: Wet conditions, Brown patches

    We had planned to spend the majority of our vacation (Feb 9th-12th) at Beech because of their great prices but the conditions on our first afternoon were so... Full review

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  • 4

    Decent NC skiing

    by dancinjrl - 16th February 2009

    Pros: Super long runs, Higher elevation

    Cons: Slow chairs

    During our vacation (Feb 9th-12th) we visited Sugar twice. The lift to the top is slow but there are several places to get on or off. The direct lift to the... Full review

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  • 2

    Mediocrity at it's Finest!

    by kyleht287 - 9th February 2009

    Pros: High-speed quad, Good prices, Deals during the week

    Cons: Snowblowers obnoxious, only 3 or 4 decent runs, Icy

    Ski Beech is the penultimate example of mediocrity at it's finest. It's not a bad place, per say, but my total indifference to my experience there tells me ... Full review

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  • 2

    Beech blows

    by scoob - 9th February 2009

    Pros: they had snow

    Cons: not enough room, super loud snowmakers running during a blizzard

    Visited Beech on Feb 3, and the conditions were as good as can be expected in North Carolina. However, I really don't think Beech is worth the trouble. ... Full review

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  • 3

    What's with making snow during a whiteout?

    by bangsezmax - 22nd January 2009

    Pros: Nice trails (the ones that were open anyhow), inexpensive on Tuesdays

    Cons: Making snow during a blizzard makes no sense

    I hit all three local resorts on consecutive days (you can look up my other reviews). I hit Beech on Tuesday which is half-price day ($19 for a full or twil... Full review

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  • 1

    What Happened?

    by o2bonahorse - 21st January 2009

    Pros: accessibility

    Cons: staff and management

    What happened? I had skied many times at Ski Beech a few years ago and always had a great experience. Again, what happened? I used my previous experience... Full review

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