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Great skiing for everyone

Ok first off the weather wasn’t ideal for real snow but their man-made slopes were actually pretty... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
Andy B
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Ski Race Weekend

App Ski Mountain is a small resort. If your family is getting into the snow-sports scene then I... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2018
Jason C
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Massanutten, Virginia
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

Wonderful staff and well kept. They have excellent child care for the youngest who don't ski. It's a small resort, which is great for families with children different ages.

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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Ok first off the weather wasn’t ideal for real snow but their man-made slopes were actually pretty good. I was impressed with their hours and the prices, very reasonable for the families we were with. They have varying difficulty with the slopes, and both skiers...More

1  Thank Andy B
Reviewed February 1, 2018

We go annually to the Boone are for skiing. Appalachian Ski Mountain is never missed. The lifts are close together so you rarely lose your group. The runs are typical NC. Short and icy. Plenty of parking spots. Minimal fee of $1 for parking.

Thank Brent720
Reviewed January 29, 2018

App Ski Mountain is a small resort. If your family is getting into the snow-sports scene then I would recommend this mountain. This resort doesn't have many trails and the vertical isn't intimidating. They have a good mix of blue and green runs. My sister...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband and three grown kids, future daughter in law and son in law braved 10 degree temps on App Ski for a night Ski they will never forget! They had so much fun, were super impressed by the ski resort itself, the runs and...More

1  Thank LPXplore
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Our family and our friends all went over there to ski. They had an amazing discount for kids, you could ski for 20$!! So it was cheap for us all to ski. The food was medium but it was lots of fun. The mountains were...More

1  Thank Daniel c
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff and good rates. Rental equipment was very good. This resort also has couple of stunt courses, but not a whole lot of trails. Bring your lunch because of course the food prices are expensive. But We had a lot of fun. I would...More

1  Thank Thomas E Centof... J
Reviewed January 17, 2018

My family of 4 went to ASM January 2-3, 2018. We had never skied before and my daughter, age 14, had never even seen snow. We had the best time at ASM. We read about learning to ski and it was advised to take 3...More

Thank Teresa D
Reviewed January 15, 2018

This mountain is horrible! Please make sure to never Ski here, or sign up your kids for any services. It's funny how all the good reviews about the Ski School are here, but when I write a bad one they ask to remove it claiming...More

7  Thank itravelbocaraton
Reviewed January 9, 2018

My 16 & 13 year old Floridians have never been snowboarding before so we took them to Appalachian Ski Mountain. They had a blast! They went through the "school" and Joey was assigned to them as their instructor. He was amazing with the kids! Can't...More

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JEShanks61
January 28, 2018|
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Response from Quest517060 | Reviewed this property |
Great question! Elk mountain just out of Boone NC has a cross country club and club maintained trails at base of Elk mtn parking area. Also ,as far as solo trails, Moses cone trail in Blowing Rock NC is amazing! Enjoy!
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2UBTRUE
March 8, 2017|
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Response from Jacob B | Reviewed this property |
I would not expect snow that early, it really depends on the temp if they can make it or not. I would look further north like Snowshoe Mtn or anywhere in the Poconos for snow that early...And I would say about 15 miles and... More
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DaveG3121
January 30, 2017|
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Response from Jacob B | Reviewed this property |
Rent the equip from them, they have better stuff than the places in town. Prices are prolly comparable, but I don't have the exact price.
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