Beech Mountain, NC- Beech Mountain Resort will open for the 2010-2011 season this Saturday, December 4, 2010. Tickets will be sold at $30 for a day ticket and $20 dollars for a half day ticket. Lift tickets will go on sale at 8:30am and the slopes will close at 4:30pm. Snowmaking began Friday, November 26, and will continue through the week as temperatures allow. Natural Snow is forecasted for later in the week, promising a great opening day!