Visit Beech Mountain Resort for skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, its own brewery, restaurant dining, a skybar and shopping in winter. In summer and shoulder seasons mountain biking and disc golf supplement the bands and events held there. This web site has a great interactive map for checking the current information on snow base, temperature and which runs, lifts and areas are open. During winter, there is an awesome webcam so that, even if you can't be here, you can watch the fun happen.
Beech Mountain Club
Information on the Beech Mountain Club and all of its facilities as well as logon for member areas, those considering becoming a Beech Mountain Club member or looking for job opportunities. For members, you can view your statement online, the current issue of 'News and Notes', minutes of Club meetings, the calendar of events, a roster of all members and their personal details provided, as well as many other Club related information.
Beech Mountain Chamber of Commerce
The place to go to get information on Beech Mountain events, recreation, dining and shopping, lodging, weather, realty and construction and even a video to see why everyone is coming to Beech!
Located in nearby Banner Elk, Lees-Mcrae College liberal arts programs offer more than 25 majors leading to both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees, including Appalachian Studies, Wildlife Rehabilitation, Psychology and Performing Arts Studies. It is a co-educational, 4-year college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA) located on 400 acres at an elevation of 4000'.
At 5,964', Grandfather Mountain is the highest peak in the Blue Ridge mountain range. It is privately owned and operated as a travel attraction and world-wide recognized nature preserve.
1956 Tweetsie Locomotive #12 was purchased fom actor Gene Autry by local native and developer, Grover Robbins. Robbins had the #12 restored and moved it to the present day site of Tweetsie Railroad
, which is a well known attraction and is listed in the National Register of Historic places.
Appalachian State University
Home of the 3-time defending NCAA Division I national football champions, App State is one of the top five masters degree-granting universities in the South with a student/faculty ratio of 17:1.
Mountain Travel Guide
Mountain Travel Guide gives information and directions to hiking, biking and horse trails as well as waterfalls. You will also find local business information for accomodations, real estate, home builders, cabin rentals and campgrounds.
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Check out all of the Beech Mountain and surrounding area webcams for weather, traffic and events.
Do you have insurance coverage for vacancy of more than 30 days?
In our area, we have a lot of vacation homes where owners come up for the summer, holidays, vacations or just a short trip to ski. I'm sure most believe that when they bought their homeowner's policy and made sure they kept the premiums paid on time they were totally covered for whatever peril may arise. However, did you know that some policies to do not cover claims that may be filed for losses that occurred during a vacancy of more than 30 days? Read this important article and check your policy to make sure you are covered.
High Country Events, Shopping & More
Visit High Country Host to find out everything going on in the High Country of North Carolina. From Beech Mountain to West Jefferson and everywhere in between, check out the festivals, farms, restaurants, lodging, events and lots of other information.