Sunday, November 26, 2023

Sapphire Valley Weekly Update: Nov 26, 2023

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Weather around The High South: A good winter front will issue in a chance of cold rain later Sunday PM. Clearing Monday and colder/windy. Highs in the 40s and lows dipping into the 20s for the first half of the week. Bundle up!

Ski Sapphire Valley / Frozen Falls Tube Park target open date: Saturday, December 16, 2023

Family Fun: All the communities around The High South have Christmas lights active now and worth exploring!  [Visit Ski Sapphire Valley]

There is Ice Skating and Snow Tubing around not to mention rides on a railroad to the North Pole! To find your family fun including great Christmas lights, check out our custom calendars:

Sapphire Valley Resort Events[Resort Events]

Northeast Georgia Events [NoEGa Events]

WNC Events [Area Events]

Sunday, November 19, 2023

Sapphire Valley Resort - Thanksgiving Week

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Happy Thanksgiving from Sapphire Valley Resort! 

Take advantage of Black Friday sales at our Sapphire Valley Gift Shop! Shop and save on our curated products [Found Here]. You will find a great selection of top gifts and even toys for your family’s fun this Christmas! 

Weather Update: Late on Monday through Tuesday night, the region may experience powerful, gusty winds as a frontal system moves through. Additionally, there is a chance of isolated heavy rainfall on Tuesday into Tuesday night. Highs around 50, lows in the lower 40s.

Thanksgiving Family Fun: Santa's Workshop returns to the Resort this week!! There are events all over the Resort and Western North Carolina this week with Christmas Tree lightings, special shopping markets, and more outdoor fun! Use our custom colanders to find your family fun:   [WNC Events][Resort Events]


Friday, November 17, 2023

Sapphire Valley Resort Weekend Update: Nov 17, 2023

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Weather: A chance of rain Friday night will give way to a nice, clear weekend with highs around 60 and lows around 40. It’s a good weekend to go out and explore. Changes are coming on Monday. [Full Weather Information]

Family Fun: The weekend before Thanksgiving slows down quite a bit. Santa’s Workshop returns to the Resort next week! The Resort’s Social gatherings continue. Learn more here: [Resort Events]

Ice Skating: Highlands once again has ice skating at the Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park. For those young ones, the Polar Express rolls to the North Pole out of Bryson City!  Until the Resort's Frozen Falls tube park opens, snow tubing at The Highlands Outpost is a family favorite! Learn more here: [Area Events]

Sunday, November 12, 2023

Sapphire Valley Resort Weekly Update - Nov 13, 2023

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Weather: Seasonal temps this week with highs around 60 and lows about 40. Slight chance of showers Wednesday/Thursday.

Family Fun: We are updating our Resort, WNC and Northeast Ga calendars with Winter Family Fun including ice skating, snow tubing, snow skiing, and more! Check them out: [WNC Events] [NoEGa Events] [Resort Events]


Be sure to catch the action at some of North Carolina's and North Georgia's top web cams - Visit [HighSouthAdventures - WebCams]

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Friday, November 10, 2023

Sapphire Valley Resort Weekend Update: Nov 10,2023

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November 10 - United States Marine Corps Birthday!

November 11 - US Veterans Day! 

Weather Update: Mild temps with highs in the 50s and lows in the 40s. Chance of rain this weekend -40%.

With leaf season behind us, it is time to explore the quieter side of The High South. Use our custom calendars to find your fun: [Resort Events] [Area Events]

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Happy Birthday Marines! Thank you Veterans!

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Sunday, November 5, 2023

Winter Sports Time! Think Cold. Think Snow!

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With the leaf colors now fading quickly, Ski Sapphire Valley is turning it's attention to winter sports fun! Off-season maintenance complete, the Ski Sapphire team set a record by making snow Nov 1 - the earliest in history!

Find family fun with our custom calendars:

Resort Fun:  [Resort Events]   Area Fun:  [Area Events]

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Saturday, November 4, 2023

Sapphire Valley Resort - Weekend Planner 11.04.2023

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Weather Update: Temps will moderate just a bit with lows this weekend in the 30s and highs in the mid-60s and dry – a perfect weekend to explore by day and sit by a fire at night!

Family Fun: The Shadow of the Bear continues for a few more days at the big overlook –[Learn More]

Shadow of the Bear
Only a few more days to see this!

There is one more weekend of local corn mazes and fun family fall experiences. Use our custom calendars to find your late autumn family fun! [Resort Events]  [Area Events]

Updated Guides:  Fall Leaf Guide - where and when to find the best colors and all the fun festivals from Northeast Georgia to Highlands - Cashiers plateau! LAST UPDATE JUST MADE!

Thursday, November 2, 2023

Ski Sapphire makes history....

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History was made last night!!! Ski Sapphire - Earliest snowmaking in history!!!

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Ski Sapphire History Snowmaking!

This early snow will help cool down the ground and prep the mountain for more snow making.

Our weekend planner will be posted Friday AM.