Outdoors

It’s challenging to list every outdoor activity surrounding Brevard into one paragraph. But we’ll try. Hiking, mountain biking, camping, river tubing, summer camps, horseback riding, gem mining, fly fishing, paddle boarding, kayaking, and the endless waterfalls at our back door (over 250 to be exact). Truly, adventure everywhere.

Looking Glass Rock - Brevard, NC

Looking Glass Rock

One of the most scenic viewpoints in the Brevard area, located on the Blue Ridge Parkway at the Pounding Mill Overlook (Mile marker 413.2). The drive itself is unique, …

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Fox Mountain Rock Climbing Guides - Brevard, NC

Fox Mountain Guides

A Brevard, NC based rock climbing guide service that's accredited by the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA) - and worth noting that they're the only outfit in the …

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Pisgah Stables Horseback Riding - Brevard, NC

Pisgah Stables

A seasonal horseback riding business in operation from April 1st to October 31st. In season, they're open 6 days a week (Monday through Saturday), and Sundays following a …

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Lazy Otter Outfitters Kayak - Brevard, NC

Lazy Otter Outfitters

The only outfitter on the French Broad in Henderson County that prides itself on never turning the river into an elbow-to-elbow traffic jam or tubers or rafters. Additionally, they …

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Pisgah Field School - Brevard, NC

Pisgah Field School

The Pisgah Field School introduces guests to the unique natural and cultural wonders of Pisgah National Forest, DuPont State Forest and the Blue Ridge Parkway through tours, private …

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Art Loeb Trailhead Sign - Brevard, NC

Art Loeb Trail

A 30+ mile hike praised as one of the best in North America, and named after Art Loeb. The hike provides unobstructed views of the Blue Ridge Mountains …

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Triple Falls Dupont Forest - Brevard NC

DuPont State Forest

Covering over 10,400 acres, DuPont Forest is a convenient 20 minute drive from downtown Brevard, and contains over 83 miles of multi-use trails that weave through the entire …

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Moore Cove Falls - Brevard NC

Moore Cove Falls

A moderate difficulty hike located conveniently near Sliding Rock and Looking Glass Falls on US Highway 276. The hike of .75 miles (1.5 miles round trip) to Moore …

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Pisgah National Forest - Brevard, NC

Pisgah National Forest

Covering over 512,000 acres, and entirely contained within the state of North Carolina, Pisgah is a western NC outdoor destination nestled within the southern Appalachian Mountains. This mountainous territory …

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Rainbow Falls in Gorges State Park - Brevard, NC

Rainbow Falls

One of the tallest waterfalls in the region, towering over 125 feet in height. Rainbow Falls gets its name from the mist that's generated & often creates a …

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Sliding Rock Brevard NC

Sliding Rock

Sliding Rock is a personal favorite, not just of ours, but to generations of visitors who've dropped by to enjoy this natural occurring slip-n-slide. Located on the Davidson River, …

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Turtleback Falls - Gorges State Park - Brevard, NC

Turtleback Falls

Located on Horsepasture River within Gorges State Park, Turtleback (aka. Turtle) Falls is an open rockface waterfall that can also be enjoyed as a slip-n-slide in summer months. …

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Bike Farm Camping Tent - Brevard, NC

The Bike Farm

Offering both glamping & camping options, the Bike Farm provides accommodations for outdoorsy folks. Their glamping option provides a 4-season tent which holds up to 6 people. All …

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Skinny Dip Falls Bridge - Brevard NC

Skinny Dip Falls

Skinny Dip Falls is a personal favorites of ours, as a waterfall & hidden swimming hole, collectively. It has a tropical paradise feel similar to a Hawaiian utopia. …

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Triple Falls Dupont Forest - Brevard NC

Triple Falls

Triple Falls is the third waterfall located on Little River, and showcases 3 sequential waterfalls with over 120 feet of vertical drop. Its main vantage point can be …

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