Snow Expected Thursday!

boone weather You heard that right! Snow is headed to the High Country ski areas on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2016. Come up and stay with us on Friday and Saturday! We’d love to host you and your group!

We have 3 hotels Boone NC rooms available for this coming weekend if you want to head up and go skiing at Sugar Mountain Ski Resort, Beech Mountain, or Appalachian Ski Mountain (all a short drive from our location close in to downtown Boone). Couples are welcome, as are groups of friends. Call us if you have questions about our accommodations. Right now, the Linville, Lenoir, and Baldwin rooms are available as is the Spring House Guest Cottage.

Beech Mountain Happenings

There’s lots happening up at Beech this weekend. Beech Mountain Ski Resort has some great musical artists set to entertain visitors thru the weekend. Bombadil will hit the stage Friday at 6:00 pm. From the Beech website, “Bombadil is a two-piece band from Durham, North Carolina with guitar, bass, piano, and drums as their primary instruments. Their music is best described as folk-pop. The band are known for their creative and heartfelt lyrics, quirky and diverse sound, and engaging live show.” Saturday, C2 and The Brothers Reed will bring the bluegrass sound to the resort. On Sunday, Recess presents the 7th Annual wRECklESS Rail Jam at Beech as well. wRECklESS offers one of the largest cash purses in the southeast! Cash prizes are awarded to top three advanced riders! There are tons of great prizes for the women, beginner, and intermediate categories. $2000 up for grabs!

hotels boone ncApp Ski Mountain Happenings

App hosts a local ice skating fundraiser this Friday Feb. 26, 2016, at the Appalachian Ice Arena from 5-6:30. All proceeds from this session will go to the 8th grade class at Blowing Rock School! $10 session. Of course, the Midnight Blast on Friday and Saturday will be in full effect with skiing available from 5 pm to midnight both nights! Come up and do some night skiing!

Sugar Mountain isn’t hosting anything this weekend, but they do have a fantastic season long sale happening right now. If you head up, make a stop by the ski shop to get some great deals.

In addition to the weekend, the dates of March 1-2 (Tuesday and Wednesday) are free and open for accommodations (all rooms). It might be a great time for you and your honey to take off and spend some time together at the beginning of the week. The temps are supposed to remain cold thru the weekend, and then warm up to around 50 degrees Monday and Tuesday making for some warmer skiing temps. Tuesday the forecasts calls for Partly Sunny so it might be a spectacularly beautiful day at the resorts.