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Fred's General Mercantile, Inc.

Fred's General Mercantile, Inc.


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About Us

Fred's General Mercantile

No trip to Beech Mountain, North Carolina is complete without a visit to Fred's General Mercantile. We're your one-stop shopping spot with everything needed to make your visit complete; from groceries to clothing, ski rentals, firewood, and the deli with all your favorite beverages.

If you are of an age that you can remember how each small town or village always had a general store that served as the center of the community, you will especially enjoy our store with its vast variety of goods for just about any need you may have. If you are younger and don't remember about general stores, you too will enjoy visiting with us for the experience that a trip to Fred's will bring to you.

Fred's General Mercantile on Beech Mountain, NC offers hardware, bird-feeders, books, kites, sleds, gardening supplies, Christmas trees at Christmas time, fresh apples in the fall, pumpkins for Halloween, toys, crafts, unusual gifts, clothing & mountain gear. We also do rentals, sales & service of skis & snowboards. Lastly, we offer retail sales of ski clothing & accessories galore.

Open year round (Even Thanksgiving & Christmas Day!)


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