Beech Mountain, North Carolina

Located in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, Beech Mountain is known for its ski resort which features a deck at the summit with beautiful views, a terrain park, several ski trails, and hiking trails. Be sure to check out the beautiful Falls Trail, which follows along a creek to a lovely waterfall!

The 1970s amusement park Land of Oz, a Wizard of Oz theme park, is located in Beech Mountain and still opens for special events, so be sure to check the calendar before your visit. The Emerald Outback is an all-season trail park at Beech Mountain known for fantastic mountain biking.