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Sugar Mountain Top 5 Summer Outdoor Things to Do

Sugar Mountain Top 5 Summer Outdoor Things to Do

Sugar Mountain Scenic Lift Rides

1. Scenic Lift Rides

Want to see a view, but don't want to work for it?  Take a scenic lift ride at Sugar Mountain Resort!  The rides will take you (and up to 5 family and friends) from the base of Sugar Mountain to the 5,300' peak. 

On the way back down, enjoy the views of surrounding towns Banner Elk and Seven Devils. OR, take one of the hiking trails back to the base and enjoy the flowers and sounds of summer.

Scenic Lift Rides usually take place Friday-Sunday from Memorial Day to Labor Day.  For more details, click HERE

Sugar Mountain Municipal Golf Course

2. Sugar Mountain Public Golf Course

The Sugar Mountain Municipal Golf Course is an 18-hole course located on 60 acres.  Know for being one of the most beautiful golf courses in the region, the course has amazing mountain views, native flowers and babbling brooks.

The golf course is open from mid-April until late-October.  For more information on booking times and rates, click HERE

Sugar Mountain Tennis

3. Sugar Mountain Public Tennis

The six tennis courts at Sugar Mountain have gained the reputation of being the best. Why?  The public courts feature fast Har-tru green clay, the world's leading clay court surface.  The courts also have the best views of any courts in the region.

To reserve a court and for pricing information, click HERE


Sugar Mountain Resort Mountain Biking

4. Mountain Biking Park

The Sugar Mountain Resort mountain biking park is a wild ride.  Take the bike lift to the Sugar Mountain summit and take one of the four bike trails to the base.  View the trail map HERE

The Mountain Biking Park is open Memorial Day weekend- early October. Tours, lessons, and summer camps are available for those that want to learn or increase there skills. Find more details and pricing HERE

Sugar Mountain Dining

5. Caddyshack Cafe

Located in the Sugar Mountain Golf Pro Shop, the Caddyshack Cafe is open from 9am - 7pm daily.  Stop by for breakfast, lunch or an early dinner for amazing views. Find more information HERE

Grillin & Chillin Concert and Dinner Series
On Wednesdays from early-July to early-September, the Caddyshack Cafe hosts "dinner on the deck."  Each week features a special menu and live band from 6-9pm.  For details on weekly menus and musical performances, click HERE