Getting to Beech Mountain

By Plane

Beech Mountain is easily reached from the Interstate system. Major approaches are I-81 and I-181 from the north; I-85, I-40 and I-26 from the south; and I-77 from the east. The main highways leading to the High Country of North Carolina from the Interstates are US 221, US 321, US 421 and US 19E. From either Boone or Linville, NC, follow NC 105 to NC 184. Take NC 184 to the top and you will be in Beech Mountain.

Be prepared when you visit Beech Mountain in the winter. We recommend four-wheel drive vehicles or that you carry a set of tire chains for your drive wheels. Hazardous driving conditions are a possibility in winter, and there may be times when four-wheel drive vehicles or tire chains will be required to reach Beech Mountain.

Flight Directions

Accessing North Carolina ski resort Beech Mountain Resort by plane is easy to do. With 5 airports within driving distance, Beech Mountain Resort is accessible from anywhere. Patrons will need to rent a car and we recommend having 4-wheel drive or chains in the case we experience winter weather. With hundreds of flights arriving and departing each day, you’ll be able to maximize your time at Beech Mountain Resort.

  • Raleigh – Durham International (RDU)
    204 Miles – 3 hrs 30 mins
  • Charlotte International (CLT)
    116 Miles – 2 hrs 30 mins
  • Tri-Cities Airport (TRI)
    75 Miles – 1 hr 20 mins
  • Asheville Airport (AVL)
    95 Miles – 2 hrs
  • Piedmont Triad Airport (GSO)
    133 Miles – 2 hrs 30 mins