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Excellent ski shop

Ski Country Sports consistently has excellent ski clothing and equipment selection. Once again this... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Charlotte, North Carolina
Convenient and Friendly

Great alternative to the busy hustle of at Snow Mountain. It's right on the main road that... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2018
Mike M
Columbia, South Carolina
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6 days ago
“Excellent ski shop”
20 Feb 2018
“Convenient and Friendly”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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3149 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-7788
+1 828-898-9786
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Ski Country Sports consistently has excellent ski clothing and equipment selection. Once again this year, as the new season clothing has arrived, their selection of brands and colors and styles is far better than the competition. They have a terrific selection skis and ski boots...More

Thank bobh07
Reviewed February 20, 2018

Great alternative to the busy hustle of at Snow Mountain. It's right on the main road that accesses the mountain. Pick up skis night before after 6 up to 11pm. No hassle return by 6:30pm. Nice shop attached with all kinds of equipment.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed February 16, 2018

This is our 2nd time renting from the Ski Shack this year. The workers were friendly and gave us good advice on the local ski resorts. The skis and snowboards we rented were good and had no problems. And you can't beat the price! I...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed February 7, 2018

The rental had no line. My daughter and I are intermediate skiers, but only go once a year. They recommended the perfect length skis and the boots were just right and very nice. We did go with the premium package and glad that we did...More

Thank David T
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Booked 3 day pkg via internet. Correspondence prior to picking up equipment was thorough, and the day we picked up our equipment, we were treated like royalty. We exchanged our skis for a different length on the 2nd day with no hassles. When we returned...More

Thank David S
Reviewed January 16, 2018

This was my first time renting Ski and board equipment from these guys and it was great. Their online reservation system was very convenient and easy to use. When we arrived they were professional, nice and very quick. They made sure that everything fit well...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Family of five rented equipment for skiing and snow boarding. Very nice, helpful customer service and equipment in great shape. One of our son's decided to switch to snowboard like the other a few days into trip. They were understanding and had no problem switching...More

Thank Inspire616537
Reviewed December 31, 2016

The staff was knowledgeable and friendly. Very helpful and when we exchanged a snowboard they apologized and helped out with no problems. The wait time was short but probably much longer in peak times,

Thank pjs3kids
Reviewed February 17, 2016

This was my second year bringing the family to Sugar Mountain. The ski equipment rentals were great at CSC. No lines, very helpful staff and fair prices. The is by far a better experience for the entire family of 5 renting from CSC opposed to...More

Thank Todd K
Reviewed February 16, 2016

We have rented three times from Ski Country Sports and cannot say enough about how great they are. Everyone is super friendly. You are in and out quickly. The prices are very reasonable. The equipment is great. There is a well stocked ski shop. There...More

Thank Gregory S
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