Sugar Mountain Resort
1009 Sugar Mountain Drive
Village of Sugar Mountain, North Carolina 28604
Saturday, July 6, 2019, 10:00am
The Sugar Mountain Resort Summit Crawl is a fun and competitive event (if you want it to be) via foot to Sugar Mountain’s 5,300’ peak by way of the Easy Street, Gunther’s Way, and Northridge slopes. Summer Trailmap Download (5.5 MB). Remember it’s just for fun but we’ll time you and give out prizes.
- Distance – approximately 6,500 ft. or 1.2 miles
- Vertical climb: 1,200 ft.
Entry fee (includes t-shirt & down-loading on Summit Express):
Competitors can ride the Summit Express back to the base of Sugar Mountain Resort. The competitor’s bib grants him/her a lift-ride back to the base of the mountain. It is a one-way lift ticket.
- Adults (Ages 13 and older) $40
- Children (Ages 12 and under) $30
Registration (First 140 entries receive Merrell swag):
You may register online, by fax, phone, snail mail until 4:00 pm, Friday, July 5 or in-person until 9:30am, Saturday, July 6
Start Time (mass start – gravel/dirt road directly in front of the base lodge): 10:00am
Route: The designated route begins slope-side on the gravel/dirt road directly in front of the base lodge. Then travels between the Summit Express lift bottom station and the Ski/Snowboard School building. Then turns left up the Easy Street slope, then right toward the terrain park, under the GW lift, straight up the Gunther’s Way slope and onto the Northridge slope. The finish is at the summit. The route is marked on event day. Summer Trailmap Download (5MB).
Packet Pick-up: At Sugar Mountain Resort Base Lodge
- Friday, July 5, Noon until 6:00pm
- Saturday, July 6, 8:30am until 9:30am
General public Summit Express lift rides:
- $15 for a one-time ride
- $30 junior (11 and under) all-day ticket
- $40 adult (12 and older) all-day ticket
- kids 4 and under ride free with a paying adult
First Aid/Water Stations sponsored by Lowes Foods is available at the summit.
Awards: Approximately 1:00pm on the main deck
- Top 10 Male
- Top 10 Female
- Top 5 Male 70+
- Top 5 Female 70+
- Top 5 Male 13-44
- Top 5 Female 13-44
- Top 5 Male 45-69
- Top 5 Female 45-69
- Top 5 Male 12 & under
- Top 5 Female 12 & under
Top Male – Merell sneaker voucher
Top Female – Merrell sneaker voucher
Top Male 70+ – $100 gift card Alpine Ski Center
Top Female 70+ – $100 gift card Ski Country Sports
Top Male 12 & under – two Tweetise day passes
Top Female 12 & under – two Tweetise day passes
All who finish are eligible to win a 2019-20 Sugar Mountain Resort winter season pass.
2018-19 season pass winner is: Russ Williamson
Pets are welcome but they must be on a leash at all times. They are not allowed to participate in the Summit Crawl, or ride on Summit Express lift. They may not be on the property decks, or in the buildings, unless it is a service animal.
Sugar Mountain Food Service is open from 11:00am until 3:00pm
The Rockabilly’s performs live from 11:00am – 2:00pm
An abundance of free parking is available on Sugar Mountain Resort property.
Need more information:
- 828-898-4521 x261