The day we spent at Black Mountain was a blast. This resort looks like it hasn't changed in decades. The prices are similar. Our family of four paid $70 to ski for the day during midweek. Ski rentals, on the other hand, are more expensive. We needed to rent a pair of children's ski boots and paid $10. At Heaven's Ski Shop in Glen, you can rent a junior set of skis, boots, and poles for $8 a day.
The skiing was great, though. We basically had the mountain to ourselves. Without stretching the truth, there were less than 30 people skiing on a sunny, clear day in March. Of the four lifts, there was one chair and a disc tow open. If older-looking chairs and lifts make you nervous, this might ...Read More