1/2 Off Ice Skating Session for Watauga County Residents


The Appalachian Ice Arena at App Ski Mtn is excited to offer a special “Locals” session every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:30 – 4:30. Present your ID showing you are a Watauga County resident and get 1/2 off your Ice Skating session!

Also, if a family member as a winter birthday you may want to celebrate with an ice skating party.

Choose the session you would like to attend.

7 days a week:

2:30-4:30 and

$8.00 per person, and the birthday skater is Free!

*To qualify for the birthday party rate of $8.00 per person, you must have at least 10 people (including the birthday skater).
Please book your child’s birthday party at least 48 hours in advance or one week in advance if you wish to book the Party Hero.
*To make a reservation or inquire about group rates, please call 1-800-322-2373

Ice Skating Rink Opens at Sugar Mountain November 18, 2016

Who is ready for some ice skating fun? Bundle up the family this weekend and head to Sugar Mountain!


Ice Skating will be open…Friday with sessions at 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm. Saturday and Sunday, November 19 and 20 with sessions at 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm and 6pm.

Sugar Mountain Resort’s 10,000 square foot refrigerated outdoor ice skating rink is located adjacent to parking lot D and the Tubing Park.

Nestled between the ice rink and the tubing park is the Dave Nixon Pro Shop which houses skate rentals, the Sugar Mountain Sports Shop Annex and a Sugar Mountain Resort restaurant. Inside you’ll find a warm, cozy spot to warm up and sip a hot chocolate or indulge in a hearty meal. Browse the Sports Shop Annex for winter apparel, unique Sugar Mountain souvenirs or last minute items such as gloves, ear or neck warmers, hats, and much more!

2016-2017 Rates

Ages 5 & Up Per Session

Per 1 1/2 Hour Session (Weekdays) $16
Per 1 1/2 Hour Session (Weekends & Holidays) $22
School Groups (Weekday, Non-Holiday)$8
3 & 4 Year Olds free with ticketed adult