Winter Sports Activity Report

Snow Conditions, News and Updates 
for Ski Sapphire Valley

It is all about the weather! Ski Sapphire does have the latest in snow making technology, scroll down on this page to learn more about these high-tech snow machines.

Call 828-743-7663 for the latest info!!!
Ski Sapphire hours of operations can change at the last minute due to weather conditions!

Think Cold! Think Snow!



Snow Making


About Ski Sapphire Valley snow making: The resort installed a completly new system during the 2017-2018 summer season. Each of the HALO snowmakers have their one computer and weather station to optimize snow output! All we need is cold weather and we can bury the mountain!

Making Snow at Ski Sapphire

The basics of snowmaking...Ski Sapphire Valley still uses a few of these ground based guns but most of the snow is made with the HALOs!  Ski Sapphire Valley pulls hundreds of thousands of gallons of water out of the Horsepasture River and returns it almost daily as melting snow! 


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