The debate between summers and winters will continue to persist till infinity, but one thing that we definitely know that the winters have over the summers is the snowfall, wherever it may happen, and with snowfall comes the opportunity for skiing, something that is fun, adventurous and filled with somewhat risk at the same time, it is a daring habit, and those who like skiing, often tend to be bold in nature, they possess the courage to face the difficulties of life and go sliding through them, as if they are skiing through life.
When the winters arrive, they bring with themselves, a lot of opportunities for fun, North Carolina happens to be one of the places that possesses the gift of the snow, and along with it provides opportunities for skiing in several locations, it has got multiple resorts that allow people to reside in, along with providing them with some fun time of skiing. There is the Sugar Mountain ski resort, then there is the Beech Mountain ski resort, and finally our main topic of discussion, the Wolf ridge ski resort also happens to be north Carolina.
The ski season in North Carolina doesn’t last for a long time when compared to the northern areas, the resorts in the area normally open by the end middle of November, although some particular resorts, such as Wolf ridge, might open a bit late. The mountains happen to be a bit low, so the temperature in the area is not that extreme cold, the peak season of skiing is when the year hits up the end of February and the beginning of march. This is when the snow is in its ideal condition for skiing, so if you are planning for a particular time then march is the right time for it.
About Wolf Ridge
Wolf ridge happens to be small in size, but it is not one of the things that should be judged by their size, this little nest for humans offers much more than what it appears to. It is located at a distance of about 5 miles from Asheville, which is a drive of about 40 minutes from, its top elevation extends to about 4700 feet and has got a vertical drop that stands about around the figure of 700 feet. it has got about 4 lifts(2 of them being carpet lifts) that are handy for beginners, as well as being a source of ease for families.
Wolf ridge offers its customers to be able to ski during the night as well, so if you happen to be a fan of photography, you will have plenty of opportunities to capture some aesthetic pictures, blending in both the wonder of nature and the work of humans, the sky lit up with all the stars, it is a sight to behold. In addition to night skiing, wolf ridge also offers a snowboarding service. Moreover, the snow tubing is also there, which adds up to the fun even more, it should be taken in notice that the demand for snow tubing is quite high, and that the tickets for it should be bought online a day in advance, tickets at the spot can also be bought, depending on the availability, thought it seldom happens that tickets for snow tubing at the spot are actually available.
It has got all kinds of slopes, so if you are a beginner who just happens to give a shot to skiing, or someone who has established themselves as a connoisseur of the art, wolf ridge has got the very suitable slopes to test your abilities. Wolf ridge has got a pizzeria, the lodge pizzeria, which offers you a whole lot of different kinds of pizzas in its menu, which will dispatched to you at your location in the area, it would not be an overstatement when we say that the pizzas are actually really good.
Wolf Ridge School
It should also be taken into notice that wolf ridge also offers teaching services, so if your kids are eager to learn, wolf ridge possesses the best instructors in the town, that will help your kids get their feet on, and good to go in no time, their elevated fears about skiing will fade in no time, and they will establish themselves very well in the field. The teaching can vary from a beginner to an intermediate, so if you are someone who is wary of the basic know-hows of skiing and are looking to become impeccable in the field, then the instructors will be able to assist you in the matter.
The school offers both group as well as private lessons, and the times for them are between 9 am to 3 pm in the morning and then 6 pm to 7 pm in the evening. So, if you or your kid is a bit socially anxious and does not excel in a group, the private lessons exist for that very reason, so that you are able to learn in one-to-one training sessions. Group lessons are for first time skiers, who don’t know the basic things about skiing, stuff about falling, getting up, and snowboarding in control etc.
In conclusion, if you are looking for an ideal location for skiing, or are planning for some winter holidays in North Carolina, then wolf ridge will offer you the perfect opportunities and the ideal place to reside. You should try and come along with your family, or friends, because it will allow you to have the best possible experience, you will be going back with loads of memories, a lot of photos to put up on your Instagram to make your audience perhaps a bit envious, and an adventure that will forever establish itself as a core memory in your mind.