Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Sugar Mountain Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.5

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 51
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 35%
  • Beginner
  • 31%
  • Families
  • 49%
  • Intermediate
  • 51%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 26%
  • Advanced
  • 20%

Helpful Highlights:

Sugar mountain is a good few days Sking location. I wish that they would limit the number of lift passes sold as slopes on the 15/02/2014 where over crowded...

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  • 1

    This Mountain is anything but sweet

    by RoyTheViking - 12th January 2009

    Pros: The Lodge isn't that bad.

    Cons: Everything related to skiiing.

    So I have been to Sugar Mountain for the past two years on MLK weekend. The first time I went there was more grass than snow on the mountain, which they cou... Full review

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  • 1

    1st Impression

    by dangjaso - 23rd December 2008

    Pros: None

    Cons: Ice, un groomed conditions

    We arrived on the 21st and it did rain the night before. I would be more understanding but the Appalachian resort a few miles away was showed no sign of Ic... Full review

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  • 1

    Don't ski sugar

    by mr2shim - 18th December 2008

    Pros: Long runs

    Cons: Just about everything else

    Well, my wife and i went snowboarding today December 17th 2008. We've been going to Appalachia for a while now, but wanted to try out something else since i... Full review

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  • 4

    great last minute getaway

    by jcastelli - 1st December 2008

    Pros: local, convenient lodging, fun atmosphere, alpine

    Cons: weather not dependable

    This was our family's first trip to Sugar Mountain. We are generally intermediate skiers (though I enjoy some steeper stuff) from the Nashville area (about... Full review

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  • 3

    Not a good first impression

    by txrzrbak - 30th November 2008

    Pros: Good for beginners; easy to get in and out of the resort.

    Cons: Not enough runs, bumpy, and crowded

    This was my first trip to Sugar Mountain. It had just snowed for the first time this season and they were making snow, so take it with a grain of salt. Th... Full review

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  • 5


    by tompak2 - 20th November 2008


    Cons: NONE

    As far as NC goes, there is no where else to be but Sugar. They continuously open before the other slopes, they have snow longer than the other slopes, and... Full review

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