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Remarks Season Snowfall: 12.8"
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When you ski or snowboard at Wolf Ridge Ski Resort you’ll enjoy unmatched views, crisp mountain air, well-groomed slopes and some new places to explore at Western North Carolina’s top-rated ski slope.

There is something for everyone from beginner to expert at this family-oriented resort now with expanded terrain, a new terrain park, new 1/2 mile trail and quad lift!

What’s New

This year during the off season at Wolf Ridge it’s been all about new terrain! With the widening of Breakaway Ski through through tunnel run on top of the mountain, two new ski-out trails off Breakaway, and the widening of the connector slope from Upper Lodge ski area to main slopes and lower lodge, getting around on the snow has gotten a lot more spacious!

The Ski School has also seen some expansion. At the bottom of Breakaway you’ll find a new Ski School training area serviced by a new magic carpet. You’ll also find 3rd Ski School Training area at the Lower Lodge which also has a new magic carpet. There’s plenty of room for learning!

The Terrain Park at Lower Streak and Broadway was expanded as well, making room for new features and lots of extreme snow sports action!

Area Description

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Wolf Ridge Ski Resort is a family-oriented resort that has undergone perhaps the largest growth and changes in North Carolina. In addition to a name change (they were formerly known as Wolf Laurel Ski Area), the resort has expanded this year with 15 additional acres of ski terrain, a new Quad Lift and a new Terrain Park. That 15 additional acres takes Wolf Ridge Ski Resort to 82 total acres of terrain on which to ride!

…And it doesn’t appear that “The Wolf” is going to stand pat with these upgrades! They have recently expanded, and now offer 15 ADDITIONAL acres of ski slopes and trails! As if that weren’t enough, they have also added a new quad lift, a new terrain park and much more!

For Great Après-ski Fun

The food service at Wolf Ridge has been expanded as well, with two convenient places to eat on the mountain—the Grill at the Lower Lodge and The Lodge Steak & Ribs at the Upper Lodge.

While on the mountain, you can warm up to a crackling fire at either of their large rustic lodges with plenty of room for your family and gear! Both lodges offer massive stone fireplaces. The Upper Wolf Ridge Lodge easily accommodates families and walk-ins. The Lower Wolf Ridge Lodge easily accommodates the many groups that call Wolf Ridge Ski Resort a favorite!

The Easiest Access

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Wolf Ridge Ski Resort is North Carolina’s most accessible ski slope. You won’t find miles and miles of two lane roads and harrowing curves—the resort is located just 5 miles from I-26 (exit 3) and just 30 minutes from Asheville, North Carolina.

Wolf Ridge has also made access to the mountain easy with three places to park, purchase lift tickets and rent equipment. The resort offers great terrain for beginners to advanced skiers and snowboarders, and those who enjoy Mars Hill Snow Tubing. Visitors will also enjoy the two rustic lodges at Wolf Ridge with large fireplaces and room to relax. There are also 3 places to eat at the resort including The Lodge Steak & Rib Restaurant—well-known for their great rib and steak selections and unmatched sunset views.

Lodging Profile

There are rental cabins in and around the Mars Hill Ski Resort. In addition, there are several hotels that offer discounts for skiers.

Featured Area Lodging

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We are proud to promote the following lodging choices that are on or very close to Wolf Ridge:

Scenic Wolf Resort is conveniently located near the top of Wolf Ridge. All cabins are located close to the ski slopes and the Upper Lodge—home of The Lodge Steak & Rib Restaurant. These beautifully designed rustic log homes include picturesque mountain views from wraparound decks, full kitchens, large living spaces with fireplaces and three or four bedrooms. Swim in the sky-high, glass-enclosed, heated pool year-round.

They have added 8 new furnished townhomes that will sleep up to 16 people overlooking the Breakaway ski slope. These units are great for groups and large family gatherings!

For more information or to make a reservation, please contact Scenic Wolf Resort at 877-828-9653 orwww.scenicwolfresort.com.

Travel to the Resort

Asheville Regional Airport

708 Airport Rd #1
Fletcher, NC 28732
(828) 684-2226

Greenville-Spartanburg Intl Airport

2000 GSP Dr
Green, NC 29651
(864) 848-6280