Grandfather Mtn Camp Fire Stories

Grandfather Mountain 2050 Blowing Rock Highway, Linville

This all-new event allows guests to enjoy stories around the campfire from interesting figures in the realms of science, conservation and environmental education, all while experiencing the wonder of Grandfather Mountain after dark. Additional costs. Online registration begins July 26.  See for more information

Black and Blue Double Century & Relay 2022

This event  in the High County for ultra cycling statrs along the New River in Todd, NC and covers 200 miles.  The Black & Blue consists of 1 (solo) to 8 person teams that rotate through (8) 25-mile stages as they cover the 200-mile distance and 16,287′ of elevation gain. Riders will complete anywhere from...

Singing on the Mountain 2022 (Last One)

Grandfather Mountain 2050 Blowing Rock Highway, Linville

96th year of  Singing on the Mountain is a all day gospel and fellowship in McRae Meadows.Admission Free. This will be the last Singing in the Mountain event.  Thousands gather annually for this all-day outdoor gospel sing and fellowship opportunity. Music from top gospel groups begins at 8:30 a.m., and many families bring lawn chairs...

Grandfather Mtn Highland Games the Bear

Grandfather Mtn Highland Games McRae Meadows, Linville

It is a 5 mile up hill foot race part of the Highland Games.  This five-mile footrace climbs 1,568 feet in elevation from the town of Linville to the summit of Grandfather mountain.

Grandfather Mtn Camera Clinic

Top photographers gather at Grandfather Mountain to present on the nuts and bolts of making good photographs. Online registration begins July 20 at

App Ski Christmas Day Skiing

Christmas Day skiing is open for 1pm to 10pm See for more information

App Ski Midnight Blast Holiday Nights

App Ski Mtn. is excited to again provide extended Midnight Blast Sessions for the Holiday week of Dec. 26-31. The slopes will be open continuously from 9am – 12 Midnight on these special nights, as well as our New Years Eve Extravaganza on Dec. 31