Enjoy Beech Mountain Golf

Visit Buckeye Recreation Center

Stroll Around Lake Coffey

Beech Mountain History Museum Announcement

The Beech Mountain History Museum will be open daily from 1-4 PM on Thursday 12/26/19 through Tuesday 12/31/19.

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Customer Appreciation Day

Customer Appreciation Day

on Wed. 12/18/2019

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2020-2021 FY Budget


January 23-24, 2019

Solicitation for Discussion Topics


The Town of Beech Mountain Town Council is holding their annual planning retreat on Thursday and Friday, January 23-24th, 2020 in Town Council Chambers at 403 Beech Mountain Parkway, Beech Mountain, NC 28604.

As part of the budget planning retreat process, this year Town Council is accepting submissions for discussion topics. These ideas will be listed out and submitted to the Town Council prior to their discussions. For full consideration, submissions should include your discussion idea(s) along with your name, address, phone number, and email in case clarification is needed regarding your topic.

Individuals interested in submitting discussion topics should submit their ideas to Town Manager, Tim Holloman, at manager@townofbeechmountain.com or Town Clerk, Tamara Mercer, at clerk@townofbeechmountian.com. The Town Manager and Town Clerk will also be accepting submissions via hand delivery or by mail addressed to their attention at 403 Beech Mountain Parkway Beech Mountain, NC 28604.

Submissions will be accepted through 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 15th, 2020. Please contact Town Hall at 828-387-4236 if you have further questions.

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Boards and Committees:

The Town of Beech Mountain is seeking and accepting applications for board and committee members to serve on the various Boards and Committees on Beech Mountain. Citizens and stakeholder engagement is an important component of our community’s success. These appointed bodies oversee and advise the Town Council on a wide range of issues that affect the welfare of our community. Boards also play a vital role in promoting efficient, effective, and honest government. For many, serving on a board is one of the most rewarding experiences of their lives. For more information call Town Clerk, Tamara Mercer at 828-387-4236. clerk@townofbeechmountain.com


Planning Board – § 151.01 – 151.05
Board of Adjustment – § 154.040 – 154.054
Parks and Recreation – § 93.01 – 93.08
Tree Committee – § 154.357
Tourism Development Authority – Bylaws

Instructions for completing the Board Application Form are included in the form. As always we thank you for taking an interest in your government and community programs.

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Town of Beech Mountain - garbage bins

Damaged Garbage Bins – the environment – the aesthetic impact of scattered refuse on Beech Mountain

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 New Public Works Building and facility
Including: 12,000 square feet with 5 bays, one vehicle wash, offices, new compactors for a new convenience center and a salt storage facility.

You may contact Special Projects Director, Riley Hatch for more details rhatch@townofbeechmountain.com 

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On February 11, 2019 the Town of Beech Mountain Town Council appointed a Golf Cart Committee consisting of citizens to engage in vetting the issue of golf cart usage on the mountain. The Golf Cart Committee met and conducted meetings on March 13, 2019, March 27, 2019, & April 10, 2019. On April 17, 2019 an amended Golf Cart Ordinance in accordance with the Golf Cart Committee was presented to the Town Council by the Golf Cart Committee Chairman including two other members of the committee to discuss the issue. The proposal was recommended: 5 to 2 by the committee.

On May 7th the Council considered an amended version of the proposed ordinance and passed it on a 3 to 2 vote. The ordinance and inspection forms are are available here. There is a $75 fee associated with registration.

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As Eastern America’s Highest Town (5,506 ft.), Beech Mountain is abundant in charm, hospitality and mile-high tranquility.

For those seeking a part-time or permanent residence, Beech Mountain offers comfortable living in a friendly family atmosphere.  And for those looking for an adventure-filled vacation—or just some peaceful time away—it’s a beautiful, all-season destination.

At an elevation of 5,506 feet, Beech Mountain is the highest incorporated town east of the Rockies. The Town has a full time population of 350, but the population swells as high as 10,000 folks during the winter and 5,000 in the summer. People flock to Beech Mountain in the winter to ski at Beech Mountain Resort and in the summer to take advantage of the mild climate and recreational opportunities at Beech Mountain Club , biking at Beech Mountain Resort, and numerous town hiking and biking trails and recreational programs.

Even though there are only 350 full time residents on Beech Mountain, there were at last count over 2,350 dwelling units on the mountain. Beech Mountain has become a popular location for vacation and second homes for many people from North Carolina to Florida.


Town Hall
Phone: (828) 387-4236

Tax / Billing
Phone: (828) 387-2751

Police (non-emergency)
Phone: (828) 387-2342

Town of Beech Mountain
403 Beech Mountain Pkwy
Beech Mountain, NC 28604
Phone: (828) 387-4236
Fax: (828) 387-4862

Fire Department (non-emergency)
Phone: (828) 387-4612

Public Works & Utilities
Phone: (828) 387-9282

Parks & Recreation
Phone: (828) 387-3003