Alarka Expeditions, based in Cowee, NC, leads courses and outings in the southern Appalachian mountains with expertise in birds, plants, trees, as well as cultural and natural history. let us tailor a trip down the Little Tennessee River that caters to your unique preferences. We tailor walks and hikes to your specific interests, including birds, botanicals or the fascinating cultural history in our wild mountains. We offer backyard phenology workshops and art and literature sessions and excursions. Email us to book your individual or group outing today!
Travel the Appalachian Mural Trail and view historical outdoor murals; great art telling the stories and showcasing the beauty of Appalachia. Create your personal trail map for a mural adventure!
P. O. Box 339 Tuckasegee, NC 28783 (828) 293-2239 Get Directions
Your guide to traditional music of the NC mountains, trip tools, calendar, maps, videos and more!
Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Partnership195 Hemphill Knob Road Asheville, NC 28803 (828) 298-5330 Get Directions
Unwind. Explore. Repeat. With Carolina Bound Adventures Open in North Carolina for our Guided Adventures from April through October. We are open year round for your NC vacation planning with our Concierge service. We know how precious your time is. Whether you're a first-time visitor to the Bryson City / Western North Carolina area or ready for a repeat visit, we'll create a custom trip just for you. Just pack your suitcase and leave the rest to us!
Bryson City, NC Bryson City, NC 28713 (727) 267-7232 Get Directions
Evening Elk Tours Eco-tours. Guided Wildflower Hikes. Firefly walks in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Reserve your adventure tour today. Each excursion is customized for your group, call us at 864 373 4022. Our unique back country Pinzgauer adventures can include short fun guided treks. You will see spectacular rivers, lakes, waterfalls and mountain vistas. Snacks and water are included. Each tour is customized for your group. Half day tours include a healthy meal or wine and cheese at our private deck with spectacular views of two of the oldest mountains in the world, Whiteside Mountain and Black Rock. The Pinzgauer (Mountain Horse) provides rugged open air back country and off-road transportation for up to 9 passengers.
Meeting Location Highlands, NC 28741 (864) 373-4022 Get Directions
Wildwater offers 2 hour Jeep Adventures at our Nantahala Adventure Center. Our Jeeps have been specially modified to provide a comfortable open-air ride, and each trip is led by knowledgeable guides who will introduce you to the cultural and natural history of the area. The Nantahala tour features some of the spectacular waterfalls in the Smoky Mountain region. We have seen wildlife including deer, wild turkeys, birds of prey and sometimes even bears!
10345 Hwy. 19 W. Bryson City, NC 28713 (866) 319-8870 Get Directions