Opening Day is Here at Appalachian Ski Mtn

Opening Day is Here at Appalachian Ski Mtn

Appalachian Ski Mtn. has an exciting weekend ahead for skiers & snowboarders.
The 51st season will kick off Friday, November 30 – with the first 100 guests to the Ticket Cashier receiving a FREE Ski Ticket!

ASM will be skiing on 4 slopes for Friday– Upper Big Appal, Lower Big Appal, Appaltizer, and the Appaljack Terrain Park.

Appaljack will have a variety of mellow park features throughout the entire run, including a 20’ culvert, our new 20’ Never Summer A-Frame Box, a 16’ Flat Box, our 20’ Mailbox, a 24’ Flat Rail, our new 13’ Up-to-Flat Box, as well as additional portable features that will be setup throughout the day as conditions allow!

In celebration of the 50th Anniversary, Appalachian will be extending the special Anniversary Weekend Ski Ticket special through Monday, December 3rd. This means our original 1962 rate of $5 ski tickets for the day session (9am – 4pm) will be offered Saturday, Sunday, and Monday! Night Skiing will be in effect on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night from 5-10pm.

The forecast calls for pleasant temperatures and dry conditions over the next several days – ideal for skiing & riding. Take advantage of this amazing early season special offer and enjoy your weekend on the snow at App Ski Mtn.

As of 4pm Monday afternoon, ASM will be suspending slope operations until the following weekend (Dec. 8 & 9), weather permitting.

Ice Skating will continue to operate on a regular schedule, with 2-hour sessions offered from Noon, 2:30pm, & 7pm daily.

The Alpine Ski Shop will be open during skiing hours over the weekend, and from 8:30am – 4:30pm daily next week.

Mike is the Editor and founder of and Since September of 1996 he has written more than 2800 articles promoting all of the ski areas of North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland. While attending to the thousands of emails, photo submissions and On-Snow reports that come in all season long, Doble also owns and operates a full service web design and marketing company that has more than 800 clients in 30+ states and several countries.He shares that it was his passion for all things snow that prompted him to start the ski network and since that time the website has gained popularity through it's webcam and weather content as well.Mike is the father of four daughters, is an avid snow and water skier, football freak of his alma mater (the University of South Carolina) and hearty promoter of all that is Western North Carolina to West Virginia and Maryland. Mike spends his off time with his horses, playing golf, tennis and boating on Watauga Lake with his family and friends, coaching local soccer teams and oh yes...Snow Skiing!