Cataloochee Ski Area

Enjoy a winter activity that will surely leave students and scouts feeling invigorated and excited for snow! Cataloochee Ski Area offers equipment rentals and lessons, so groups can feel ready and comfortable as they take the lift to the top of the 5,400-foot mountain! With lots of slopes, groups can try out a couple to see which they like best. 

Contact Info:
Address: 1080 Ski Lodge Road, Maggie Valley, NC 28751. Haywood County. Tel: 828-926-0285. Web: Email: Hrs: See website.

Trip Info:
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Cost: Fee.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Skiing Lesson Plan

5000 years ago, skiing was a mode of transportation for people living in snow covered areas. Today, however, skiing is widely popular as a recreational sport, with variations including slalom and cross-country. Students learn about the different types of skiing and how science plays an integral role in how skiing is done.... Continue