spring at sugar mountain

Spring is a secret season in Sugar Mountain. Enjoy peace and quiet, far-reaching views, and the beginning of wildflowers and new wildlife. Below are some fun activities for your Spring adventures:

  • Edge of World

    Edge of the World

    Guided whitewater rafting, whitewater kayaking, rappelling and rock climbing for the whole family. Trips include a delicious home cooked lunch. Enjoy rock climbing and rappelling in the beautiful Wilson Creek Wilderness with three phases of instruction. Whitewater rafting includes the Anaconda rapid, and since we lease the property where the rapid is located, you can re-run the Anaconda as many times as you like. For more info, go to their website.
    394 Shawneehaw Ave, Banner Elk

    sugar mountain biking

    Bike Park & Summit Express

    From early May through mid October, enjoy the beautiful views on the diverse and challenging trail system that winds through the Village of Sugar Mountain on bikes or on foot. Valid trail access/lift ticket required at all times to enter the trail system.


    Tennis Sugar Mtn

    Sugar Mountain Tennis

    The tennis at Sugar is spectacular. Six courts, meticulously maintained of fast-dry, Har-tru clay, are wildly popular from May through October. Mens, womens, and mixed play “friendlys’’ can be found every day of the week. And like the golf, the tennis facilities are open to everyone, either on a pay as you go basis, or economical season pass options. Read much more!

    Sugar Mountain Golf Course

    Sugar Mountain Public Golf Club may be the best kept secret in mountain golf. Located just minutes from Boone, Banner Elk and the Blue Ridge Parkway, the 18-hole, par 64 municipal course is “Everyman’s Golf Course” in a region home to some of the world’s premiere private country club communities. Find golf at Sugar Mountain affordable and accessible. Open early April through October. Walk specials are available every afternoon after 3 o’clock, as are twilight rates with cart. Read much more!

    grandfather vineyard

    Grandfather Vineyard

    Terraced mountain vineyard and winery nestled on the Watauga River at the base of Grandfather Mountain. Warm breezes during the day and cool, crisp nights help develop the flavor and balance of our wine.

  • Spring Events