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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  • 3

    Sugar mountain

    by Anonymous - 20th February 2014

    Pros: Good snow

    Cons: To many people on slopes

    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... Full review

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  • 5

    My favorite resort in NC

    by Matthew - 6th February 2014

    Pros: Great slopes, Many trails for the east.

    Cons: It's in the east

    Thought out my years skiing and snowboarding, I have been to every resort in North Carolina, and Sugar Mountain is by far my favorite resort. I have returne... Full review

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  • 3

    They do OK with what they have. Decent Snowmaking.

    by Polekat914 - 14th January 2014

    Pros: decent vertical, a few short steeps, snowmaking

    Cons: slow lifts, lousy food, overstated base

    Sugar was OK. They covered most of the trails with snow (seemingly machine made) and the grooming was decent in the morning before warm temps & skis/boards... Full review

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  • 1

    do not go here it is terrible!!

    by Jeremy Curles - 13th January 2014

    Pros: none that I experienced

    Cons: customer service is really bad

    This will be the last time anyone I know personally will go here. The staff is the rudest group of people I have ever encountered. The slopes are dangerou... Full review

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  • 4

    Convienent To Floridians

    by Ron - 27th December 2013

    Pros: 5200 ft

    Cons: No high speed lifts

    Eleven hours door to door from Ft. Laud. without dealing with any airports and therefore a lot less expensive then flying North or West. Had a few very good... Full review

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  • 1

    Base always overstated

    by Steve_iin_NC - 1st March 2013

    Pros: Close to me

    Cons: Sugar consistantly overstates base

    Sugar is likely the best resort in NC. However, NC is not a good state for skiing. Sugar does not handle crowds well. The experience there during crowded... Full review

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