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Appalachian Resort

Blowing Rock, NC
828-195-7828, 800-322-2373
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Ranked #12 of 15 Attractions in Blowing Rock
Type: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Activities: Skiing
Description: Family-friendly recreational area in the Blue Ridge region that welcomes skiers and snowboarders of all skills and styles.
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Cary, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

Okay, the runs aren't long or challenging, but the resort is extremely well run. Weather this past Sunday and Monday was a little warm (45, 39) but all in all we had a good time and the slopes were in good shape for NC slopes. Convenient to Blowing Rock and my son likes their snowboard terrain parks.

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Boone, North Carolina
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121 reviews 121 reviews
25 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

Comfy fire fueled environment with decent fare and a good place to to re- load after times on the slopes

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Lenoir, North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

This was the first ski resort we visited and we fell in love with it. It is not as crowded as some of the nearby resorts and has a more intimate feel to it. We take the grandchildren from Florida there every year to ice skate and to ski board! The restuarant is a great place to hang out and... More

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Kings Mountain, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

Great place to take the family for some fun in the snow and great views!

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Conover, North Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012

Great deals, helpful staff, lots to do, overall very good experience

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Holly Springs, NC
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2012

We've gone as a family to App ski mountain many times when we had a cabin not far away and we still make the trek from Raleigh for day trips. It's the only place I will go in the Boone area to ski on a weekend, because Sugar and Beech get stupid crowded and you'll spend all your time in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2005

My wife and I decided to drive to Appalachia from Gatlinburg, TN one day, because there wasn't really any good skiing in TN due to the warm weather. We didn't have any problems with the slopes (even though they are a far cry from CO), but we did have a problem with the customer service. We picked up the requested... More

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