If you have never considered skating the mountains of North Carolina, now's your chance to reconsider.
Asheville from NY/NJ usually runs $150 plus so this is solidly a 50% discount over what you should expect to pay.
It's always a razors edge posting deals that are within driving distance. That said any time you can cut off four plus hours of driving for under $100 with a direct / non-stop flight, I say go for it.
Longboard / Downhill Skateboarding
While there are for sure some ski / snowboard resorts in the mountains, my main goal is to get down to Mount Jefferson (hopefully for the contest this year). Here's some free skating on that same hill:
...and here's some of the worlds best earning points at last years sanctioned race:
Get there. Bring Boards and Friends.