2020-21 Season Passes & Seasonal Rentals


2020-21 season passes are on sale now.  If you are looking to head to the mountain for multiple visits, a Cataloochee season pass is the only way to go.  Averaging over 125 skiing and riding days per season, we offer a great value for your season pass dollar.  Plus, you never have to wait in line to get your lift ticket!

Purchase your pass for the 2020 -21 season and as a bonus, ski or ride everyday now through the end of this season on your next year’s pass.

Not Ready To Purchase?  Upgrade Your Lift Ticket.

Not ready to be a passholder?  Upgrade your lift ticket to a season pass at the end of your ski day and we take your ticket price off the pass you purchase.  Pass upgrade must be purchased on same day as lift ticket.

Save Steps When You Arrive!  Download and fill out your Season Pass Waiver by clicking the button below.  Print, fill out and turn in when you pick your lift ticket or pass up at Cataloochee, it’s that simple!

2020-2021 Season Pass Pricing



*Unlimited: Good anytime, any day of the season!

* Limited: Good anytime except Saturday 8:30am-6:00pm

* Weekday/Night: Good Monday- Friday, Non Holiday and ANY night including holiday nights and weekend nights

*Immediate family members only. You may only purchase Additional Family Limited or Unlimited Passes in conjunction with the Family Limited or Unlimited Pass.

Need Seasonal Rentals? We Have You Covered.

Cataloochee offers seasonal ski and snowboard package rentals for both adults and children with orders taken in the spring of each year for the following season.  The best part is if your kids outgrow our boots DURING the season, we can move your child up to a larger size boot at no additional fee.

Seasonal rental orders must be placed no later than April 15 and equipment can be picked up after November 1, 2020.

Refundable credit card deposit required at pickup and charged for each set of equipment. Deposit returned when equipment is returned at end of season.

Seasonal Lockers

For information or inquires on seasonal locker rentals please call 828-926-0285.

North Carolina Ski Areas Association Gold Card

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
  • Wolf Ridge Ski Resort

Gold Cards are sold in limited number, 100, and the cost for the 2020-21 ski/snowboard season is $895. 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. 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 1st.

We look forward to a cold and snowy winter season!

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