College week is in full swing, with discounted lift tickets available for all students with a valid I.D.
This weekend, Beech Mountain will hold their Banked Slalom Competition, see below for details.
And last but certainly not least, OZ IS OPEN.The Oz Run, a guest favorite off the backside of the mountain is open for the first time this season.
BANKED SLALOM COMPETITION
Beech Mountain Resort's Banked Slalom returns on February 9, 2013. The course will feature berms, hips, slash walls, and doubles. The entry fee is $15 and discounted lift tickets are available to competitors. Registration is in Roots Ride shop from 9am-11:30am. The race will begin at noon. Participants can pre-register at Edge of the World for $10. Cash and Prizes will be awarded. A portion of the entry fee goes towards Open Division Winners. Ski and Snowboard Divisions include: GROM 13 and under, Youth 14-17, Mens and Womens Open. Sponsors of this event include: Edge of the World, Smith, DaKine, Flux, and One Ball Jay.
OZ IS OPEN!
The much anticipated opening of the OZ run is here! On Tuesday, February 5, 2013, Beech Mountain Resort opened the OZ run. The resort has experienced a significant amount of natural snowfall, so conditions are better than ever!
College Week Discounts College Week is Feb. 2-10, 2013. College students receive the group rate on tickets by showing their college ID in the Group Sales office. In order to redeem the college discount, you must have an additional form of identification. Join us for live music and competitions on both weekends!
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