The town of Mars Hill was built around the educational institution which was to become Mars Hill University. And, strolling down Main Street you can feel the influence that still permeates the small downtown area.
Nestled in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina, conveniently located just 5 miles off I-26 and 30 minutes north of Asheville is Wolf Ridge Ski Resort. A family-oriented resort with tremendous offerings for the ski, snowboard and tubing enthusiast. Lighted slopes means the fun can be found day or night.