2023-2024 GOLD CARDS

Gold Cards are a product of the North Carolina Ski Areas Association (NCSAA) and allow the purchaser to ski and/or snowboard at all participating North Carolina Ski Areas. The areas are:


  • Sapphire Valley Ski Area
  • Beech Mountain Resort
  • Appalachian Ski Mtn
  • Sugar Mountain Resort
  • Cataloochee Ski Area
  • Hatley Pointe Ski Resort

Gold Cards are sold in limited number, 100, and the cost for the 2023-2024 ski/snowboard season is $1100. There are no “blackout” dates for the Gold Card. The purchaser may ski/snowboard at any resort during any session regardless of holiday / weekend rates. Gold Cards are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Previous Gold Card holders have the opportunity each summer to purchase a Gold Card for the upcoming ski/snowboard season before they go on sale to the general public on August 1 at 8am.

2022-23 Gold Card holders who wish to purchase a 2023-24 season Gold Card can do so by downloading the application and e-mailing it or by calling 828-898-4521 ext. 261, Monday-Friday between 8am and 4pm.

The general public may purchase the Gold Card in the online shop starting August 1 at 8am.

We look forward to a cold and snowy winter season!