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Related Regions: North Carolina, United States, North America, SSAA

Ski Conditions

  • 12/12 8:35 AM
  • Projected Opening - Projected Closing
    11/11 - 3/31
  • Snowfall

    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    • Monday
    • Tuesday
    • Wednesday
    • Today
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
  • Snow Depths

    • Upper:

      Machine Groomed
    • Lower:


Snow Reporter Comments

Open daily until 4:30pm through December 13. Daily in season operating schedule begins December 14 with day, twilight and night skiing everyday through the end of the season with the exception of Christmas Eve, when we are open until 4:30pm and Christmas Day, when we are open from 1pm until 10pm.


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Cataloochee Ski Area Lift Hours

DayDaytime HoursNighttime Hours
Mon9:00 AM-10:00 PM6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-10:00 PM6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-10:00 PM6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-10:00 PM6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-10:00 PM6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Sat8:30 AM-10:00 PM6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Sun8:30 AM-10:00 PM6:00 PM-10:00 PM

Cataloochee Ski Area Snow & Ski Conditions

How much snow did Cataloochee Ski Area get today? Find the latest snow report for Cataloochee Ski Area, with ski conditions, recent snow totals and snowfall in the weather forecast. Scroll left to see the most recently recorded Cataloochee Ski Area snow totals for the last five days or scroll right to see the Cataloochee Ski Area snow forecast for the next three days. Read the snow reporter comments (if provided) for more details on skiing at Cataloochee Ski Area for the day. See base depth recorded at the upper mountain, mid mountain and lower mountain stations, along with the current weather at the summit and base elevations, including wind mph and direction. Click through for a full weather forecast. How many lifts are open and how many runs are open at Cataloochee Ski Area? Check out the Cataloochee Ski Area ski report, including number of lifts open, acres open and runs open, as well as the terrain park status. Click Add to Compare to see a side-by-side comparison of Cataloochee Ski Area vs. other ski resorts (up to 10 total). Cataloochee Ski Area snow reports are sourced directly from the ski resorts and are only recorded during the official ski season's opening to closing dates.


  • Runs Open

    9 of 18

  • Lifts Open

    3 of 5

  • Acres Open

    N/A of 50ac

Trails Open

  • Beginner Runs

    6 of 8

  • Intermediate Runs

    2 of 7

  • Expert Runs

    1 of 3

Parks & Pipes

  • Terrain Parks

    0 of 2

    Park Last Reshaped




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Crowded and warm day but enjoyable
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Kurt's iPhone
Crowded day and a bit warm but overall enjoyable
New Snow | Machine Made64

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Is pretty cool that the mountain was one of the first to open for the season but perhaps it may have been...Full review
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Cataloochee the Best snow ski place around the smokies! Our 10-year old son wanted to see and experience snow and Cataloochee allowed...Full review
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