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NEWS: Ski Sapphire Valley announces March 7, 2021 is the closing date for the ski area.


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Due to extremely high demand in rental equipment, Ski Sapphire Valley may sell out of equipment during peak Holiday hours. Arrive early if you can.


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Call: 828-743-2251


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Ski Sapphire Valley, NC
Come discover the fun of skiing or boarding and enjoy the slopes at Ski Sapphire Valley Ski Resort in Western NC.  
If skiing or boarding is not your thing, enjoy the warm fire at the base Fire Pit and Park located right in the river! 

If you have ever wanted to experience snow skiing or snow boarding but never had the opportunity, here is your chance at one of the most southern ski areas in the US!

Sapphire Valley North Carolina boasts a Norman Rockwell like setting perfect for families looking for a safe, relaxing ski vacation. Sapphire Valley is nestled in one of the most scenic corners of the Blue Ridge mountains, and is the closest resort to Atlanta offering big city residents their quickest chance for winter mountain getaway.

Sapphire Valley’s ski area consists of a 1600 foot main run with a vertical drop of 200 feet, complete with a state-of-the-art quad-lift, a learning center slope and a multiple lane tube park.
The Slopeside Tavern is conveniently located at the bottom of the slope serving appetizers, lite fare, sandwiches and dinner entrees. The Base Lodge includes a ski clothing retail shop with ski clothing rentals. The small footprint allows families to ski together all day, regardless of skill level, and provides an ideal location  for beginners to take their first turns in an encouraging atmosphere.

You’ll find one of the most economical ski experiences in the region at Sapphire Valley, with a reasonably priced lift-ticket that includes rental equipment.

Beginners are given a priority at Sapphire with top-notch instruction and on-the-mountain guidance from professional instructors. Sapphire Valley has the perfect slope for building confidence on the mountain.


127 Cherokee Trail
Sapphire Valley, NC

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