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January Plateau Pursuits - Calendar of Events

HAPPY NEW YEAR! 2010 is here this is major cause for celebration! Its time to pack up the car and head to the mountains of Western North Carolina for a marshmallow-roasting, snowboard-n-skiing, scenic-viewing, snowman-building, family-friendly good time! Aside from our year-round bounty of great places to shop and dine, Silver Creek Real Estate Group has compiled the following list of fun-filled events and happenings on the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau for the month of January. Weve even put together a directory of great places to stay while youre on the Plateau - please click here (link to accommodations page). Once youve been inspired by the natural splendor and simply stunning change of seasons to purchase that one-of-a-kind family retreat in North Carolinas beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, Silver Creek brokers are ready and eager to help you. Simply give us a call at <a href="tel:+18287431999">828-743-1999</a>, send us an e-mail at or drop by our offices located just west of the Cashiers Crossroads in the Shoppes at CreekSide. We hope to see YOU up on the mountain soon!

January 1-31Sapphire Valley Ski Slopes and Frozen Falls Tube Park are open for the Winter Season! Enjoy two exciting hills a fun bunny hill for beginners/intermediate skiers and a main run of 1,600 feet in length featuring vertical drops of up to 200 feet that is ideal for the brave at heart. Grab inflatable tubes and go sledding with the entire family on a thrilling 500 foot run. For more information, visit our Ski the Slopes blog. (link to Ski the Slopes blog)

Lift / Equipment Rental Rates for ski and snowboard AdultsPublic Full Day Lift/Rental (9am-9pm)$52.00 Full Day Lift Only (9am-9pm)$36.00 Night Lift/Rental (5pm-9pm)$30.00 Night Lift Only (5pm-9pm)$18.00

Children ( 12 & under )Public Full Day Lift/Rental (9am-9pm)$26.00 Full Day Lift Only (9am-9pm)$16.00 Night Lift/Rental (5pm-9pm)$24.00 Night Lift Only (5pm-9pm)$14.00

Ski's & Poles Rental Only$21.00 Snowboard Rental Only$30.00 Helmet Rental$9.00 Boot rental$9.00

Ski and Snowboard Lessons Group (min. 3 people, max. 10)$15.00 per Hour Private (w/ Advanced Reservation)$25.00 per Hour

Frozen Falls Tube Rental $22.00 for two-hour session Weather Permitting Hours: Monday 5-9pm Friday Noon-8pm Saturday 10am-8pm Sunday 10am-6pm

* Discounts available for guests of Wyndham at Fairfields Sapphire Valley Resort.

January 30Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre Dinner with theatrical performance by the Highlands Players. Proceeds from evenings event benefit The Summit Charter Schools Family Association. For more information, call 828-743-5755.

Keep an eye out for more fun events coming in February 2010!

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