Banner Elk Ski Resorts

The Area – High Country – Banner Elk NC

Banner Elk sits at an elevation of 3,589 feet above sea level and is well known for its four-season resort appeal. Two of the very popular North Carolina Ski Resorts are considered a part of the town’s extended region and the state’s largest snow tubing park, Hawksnest Snow Tubing Park, is located atop Seven Devils Mountain, which is also considered to be a part of the larger area. Some of our most popular High Country Cams are the Mountain Ski Cams located at these resorts. We have Cams located at all of the Ski Resorts in North Carolina and throughout the southeastern region, and our Ski Beech Cams and Sugar Ski Cams are some of the most viewed images. Read on to find out more about the resorts in the High Country area.

Beech Mountain Ski Resort

Ski Beech North Carolina is the highest ski resort in the eastern United States and boasts amazing, panoramic views from many of its slopes. Known for its amazing Black Diamond slope, White Lightning, and a fun, lighthearted run aptly named The Oz Run, Ski Beech is a fantastic resort location to visit for a North Carolina Ski Vacation. Take a gander at Beech Mountain views and look at each Cam on the premises. In the winter ski season, these Cams are great to check to see the slope conditions and traffic at the resort. Interested in Banner Elk Lodging convenient to Beech Mountain? Take a look at some of the vacation rentals, including ski-in/ski-out cabins. In addition to information about accommodations, we also have a wealth of helpful links and resources to make trip planning easier for you.

Sugar Ski Resort

Located on the ridges of Sugar Mountain NC is Sugar Ski Resort, the ski resort with the largest vertical drop in the state. By far the most visited of the North Carolina Ski Resorts, Sugar Ski is a phenomenal place hit the slopes. In addition to Skiing, Sugar Resort also offers ice skating, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, and a host of other resort activities. For the very best in Banner Elk Accommodations, click to some of our advertisers. We feature listings of Cabins in Banner Elk that won’t disappoint. Click to find more information or to view the Sugar Mountain Cams in our Directory of Live Web Cams in North Carolina.

Hawksnest Snow Tubing Park

Hawksnest Snow Tubing Park (and NC Ziplines in the warmer months) is located atop Seven Devils, a mountain peak that rises high above the town of Banner Elk. The mountain was once the home of Hawksnest Ski Resort and Hanging Rock Golf Club, but owners of the resort decided to forge a new path and close the ski resort while maintaining their operations as a large-scale tubing complex: the largest in the state of North Carolina, in fact. Click to see the Hawksnest Resort Cam; in the winter months, you can check out the Snow Tubing Park and in the warmer months, you can see great shots of the ziplines and the views available from them. has been in existence since 1998 and provides images and displays of the Western North Carolina Web Cams, many of which we have sponsored or partnered to sponsor. Browse the Western NC Webcams and you will find images that are pointed at a variety of shots and locations throughout Banner Elk. If you are interested in more details or would like to know more about towns of the High Country, browse area information and enjoy the views!

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