Ski Area: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Tube World: Open 11/26/14
Cataloochee Ski Area





Snow Report                                     
Snowmaking and Snow in the Forecast!
Snowmaking and natural snowfall are in the forecast and we will be skiing  from the top of the quad, including Rock Island Run, Alley Cat and Lower Snowbird Trail from 3/4 of the mountain down with two aerial lifts and one conveyor lift operating.  We also will be opening at Tube World, our snowtubing operation in Maggie Valley, four miles from the ski area on Wednesday, November 26 at 10am!

Today we will one session of skiing only, day skiing from 9am-4:30pm.  Weekday rates are in effect.  We are again offering our “One Run Refund” for guests unhappy with conditions and we will refund your lift ticket after 1 run within 45 minutes of your purchase.   

The Thanksgiving holiday is upon us and with that comes additional skiing hours. We are currently in our early season operating hours of 9am until 4:30pm Monday through Friday and 8:30am until 4:30pm, Saturday and Sunday until December 16, 2014.  In addition, during the Thanksgiving week we will be day, twilight and night skiing on Wednesday, November 26, Friday, November 28 and Saturday, November 29.  We will open Thanksgiving Day and Sunday, November 30 for day skiing hours only from 8:30am until 4:30pm.  Holiday rates will be in effect from November 27 through November 30.

Tube World will open for the 2014-15 tubing season on Wednesday, November 26 with tubing from 10am until 10pm.  On Thanksgiving Day they will operate from 10am-6pm, then 10am-10pm on both Friday and Saturday, November 28 & 29 and 10am until 6pm on Sunday, November 30.  Tube World will continue to be open on Saturdays from 10am until 10pm and Sundays from 10am until 6pm through December 20, when they will be open for regular season operating hours.

Don’t forget that if you have not made up your mind to purchase your season pass at Cataloochee, the lift ticket you purchase today can be upgraded to a season pass…using the cost of your lift ticket you have already purchased against the price of your pass.  You just pay the difference!

Also, don’t forget if you have a current season pass to any other area, you can bring your pass to Cataloochee and receive $10 off your day’s lift ticket.  

We remind you to be aware of changing ski conditions and use caution.  Natural and manmade obstacles exist and snowmaking and grooming activities are routinely in progress. Please use control and ski or ride only on designated slopes and trails and please call this number anytime for current skiing conditions.

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Base 16-30"

Surface Machine Groomed

Trails .

Aerial Lifts 2

Conveyor Lifts 1

Snowmaking Yes

Natural Snowfall

Night Skiing
Wed, Fri, Sat.

Upper Omigosh 1000' *
Lower Omigosh 1800' *
Upper Snowbird 1600'*
Lower Snowbird 1900'* Open
Rock Island Run 1200' *
Alley Cat 900' *
Rabbit Hill 600' *
Wolf Creek Hollow*
Beginner's Luck*
Easy Way 600' *
Cat Cage Terrain Park *
Beginner's Over Easy*
Short ‘n Sweet 550'*
Richard's Run 550'
Turkey Trot 1200'*
Upper Turkey Trot 400'
Upper Over Easy 400' Open
Wild Cat Glade 400'

Easiest ttttMore Difficult
Most Difficult
Freestyle Terrain * Night Skiing

Omigosh Lift (Double)
Easy Way Lift (Triple)
Wolf Creek Hollow Conveyor Lift
Rock Island Line (Quad)
Beginners Luck Conveyor Lift