Recreation

The Recreation Department offices are located at 105 Lakeledge Road, Beech Mountain, NC 28604. The Department is overseen by the Recreation Manager, Jackson Roblee, assisted by Office Manager, Pam Smith. You may contact the Recreation Department at recreation@beechmtn.club. Jackson may be reached directly at jackr@beechmtn.club.

Beech Mountain Club Recreation Staff

CONTACT
Telephone: 828.387.4208, Ext. 5
Fax: 828.387.3589

HOURS
Summer Season (May-October): Monday thru Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm

Click here to view all Recreation Activity Flyers.

At the heart of Beech Mountain Club’s recreation facilities is a family pool surrounded by a fitness center, pickleball courts, pavilion, playground, game room and summer day camp. The Club’s comprehensive recreation program offers group excursions, art classes, organized card games, social events, lunch and learn presentations and the opportunity to join a wide variety of interest clubs and groups. We offer year-round activities and programs for our member families.

Member participation is encouraged so if you have a talent or hobby you would like to share, are interested in starting a group or have a suggestion for a trip or activity, just let us know. Please call us or stop by to find out what’s happening or check out our online activity flyers with complete descriptions of all the exciting opportunities waiting for you and your family. We look forward to hearing from you!

RESERVATIONS & CANCELLATIONS

Reservations are taken as soon as the event is advertised with some exceptions. Many trips and outings have a minimum and maximum number of participants so early registration is advised! If you must cancel a reservation, we must have 48 hours’ notice (excluding weekends) in order to issue a refund, unless otherwise specified. Please note that some trips require advance payment upon reservation. These trips will be specified and notice of the cancellation policy will be given when reservations are made.

DAY CAMP
For 5 weeks in the summer, from late June until the end of July, Beech Mountain Club members and their qualified guests can take advantage of a day camp program for children ages 5 to 12. To provide the best summer day camp experience for your children, the Club partners with KE Camps, a company that specializes in operating sum-mer camps at private country clubs. Through this partnership, Club Camp provides the opportunity to experience a variety of exciting and innovative programs within our familiar, beautiful, and convenient setting. Each week’s schedule includes a combination of Arts & Crafts, Fun with Foods, STEM Activities, Team Building, Super Science, Group Games, Pickleball, a Weekly Community Service Project and Wacky Wednesday theme days. In addition, the Club’s pros provide campers with recreational golf, tennis and pickleball instruction once a week. Campers also have approximately one hour of recreational swimming each day. Enrollment is flexible, so campers may join for as many daily or weekly sessions as they’d like! Enrollment and billing are handled through KE Camps.

Click here for 2019 Day Camp registration and information.

Click here to see 2019 Day Camp Flyer.

POOL

The Beech Mountain Club has a 110,000 gallon outdoor, heated pool with lap lanes, zero entry and play features. It is open 7 days a week beginning the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day Monday, from 9:00am to 6:00pm. Lifeguards attend the pool every day and food service is available Friday-Monday. The Club offers water aerobics on Monday, Wednesday and Friday with classes running from 9:00am to 11:00am. The pool is not open for all-swim during this time. In case of inclement weather, please call ahead to see if the pool is open. Diapers are not permitted in the pool. Swim diapers may be used and are available for purchase. Private swim lessons are available for adults and children.

Click here for the 2019 Pool Flyer

PAVILION & PLAYGROUND

The Club has an open-air, multi-use Pavilion together with a kitchen and restrooms. This facility is available to members for private rental. The Beech Mountain Club playground is located behind the Pavilion. A kid’s fort, swing set and large grassy play field are surrounded by fence.

MEDIA CENTER & LIBRARY

The Club has an extensive “self-serve” library located on the first floor of the Administration Building. The library has a children’s section and two computer stations for member use. Books are donated and volunteers organize the library. There is a code to enter this area. Please contact Recreation if you would like to volunteer in the library.

ART COMMUNITY

Providing creative outlets and supporting our local art community is very important at the Club. Members enjoy oil painting, watercolor, stained glass, crochet, knitting and basket-making classes. Club members are invited to join the Beech Mountain Art Guild. Guild members are provided the opportunity to showcase their work at the Club-house, as well as participate in hosting the annual Art Show and Sale and studio workshops which cover different art topics. For those who enjoy art appreciation, a continuing Lunch and Learn Series on the Masters is offered during the summer in addition to trips to local galleries and museums. Novice to expert, there is a perfect way to express your art interests at the Club.

Click here to view the Art, Music & Dance Classes flyer

Click here to view the Music Lovers flyer

CARD & GAME GROUPS

If bridge is your game, you’ll find we have everything from classes to help you learn the basics to opportunities for advanced play. Day or evening, social or serious, men’s/women’s or coed, there is a game for you to join. Groups to learn and play Mahjong and Canasta are also available.

Click here to view the Card & Game Groups Flyer

CLUB EXCURSIONS

Located in one of the most beautiful areas of the country, the Club takes full advantage of our surround-ings with excursions to local attractions and areas of interest. The clubs 24 passenger bus and 14 seat van take members to unique destinations and special events all over the high country. Leave all the planning to us and join Club staff on these exciting tours and trips. Vehicles, with driver, are also available for private rental for outings and wedding transportation.

Click here for our Barter Trip flyer

Click here for our 2019 Road Trip flyer

Click here for our 2019 Dinner Club flyer

Click here for our 2019 Festivals & More Trip flyer

Click here for our 2019 Great Outdoors flyer

INTEREST GROUPS

Beech Mountain Club is an active community with members participating in "clubs within the Club" covering a variety of interests and activities. In addition to our Golf, Tennis and Pickleball Associations, other Beech Mountain Club clubs/groups currently include, but are not limited to:
 

  • Beech Mountain Art Guild
  • Bible Study Group
  • Bicycling Groups
  • Book Discussion Groups
  • Bridge Groups
  • Computer Club
  • Garden & Herb Society
  • Hiking Groups
  • Historical Society
  • Knitting & Crocheting Group
  • Library Volunteers
  • Mahjong & Canasta Groups
  • Motorcycle Riding Groups
  • Ski & Winter Sports Club
  • Social Bocce
  • Three-Seasons Activity Club

 
If you are interested in participating in any of the groups/activities or would simply like more information about any of the groups mentioned, contact Recreation.

RENTALS

The Beech Mountain Club offers some of its facilities to members for rent. The Pavilion, Alpen Haus, Recreation Activity Room and the Elm Room are all available for nominal fees. These facilities are great to host weddings, parties, reunions and special events. We also have a 24-passenger bus and a 14-passenger van, both of which are available to rent. Click on the forms below for more information and fees. Call the Recreation Department for reservations.

Click here for the Facility Rental Form

Click here for the Vehicle Rental Form

SPECIAL EVENTS

The Club offers various special events throughout the year. The season starts with Mimosa Morning on the first Friday in June which showcases of all our activities, classes and events for the entire season. Instructors and staff are available to describe their offerings and sign up members for activities. Holiday special events include our Fourth of July family celebration, firework party and ice-cream social, as well as our holiday parties, covered dish dinners and cooking contests.