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A-Escape Asheville Escape Room

A-Escape Asheville Escape Room

A-Escape Asheville Escape Room

353 New Leicester Highway
AshevilleNC  28806
(252) 621-0341
Hours: 
Wednesday - Friday: 12:00p -11:00p
Saturday - Sunday: 10:00a - 11:00p

For Friends, Dates and Colleagues

An Escape Room is a type of physical adventure game in which people are locked in a room with other participants and have to use elements of the room to solve a series of puzzles, find clues, and escape the room within one hour.

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Asheville Biltmore Gem Mine

Asheville Biltmore Gem Mine

Asheville Biltmore Gem Mine

1997 Hendersonville Road
AshevilleNC  28803
(828) 774-0488
Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 11:00a - 6:00p
Tuesday: Closed
Thursday: 11:30a - 6:00p
Sunday: 1:00p - 5:00p

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Asheville Hot Air Balloons

Asheville Hot Air Balloons

Asheville Hot Air Balloons

909 Smoky Park Hwy
CandlerNC  28715
(828) 667-9943
Hours: 
Monday - Sunday: 6:00a - 9:00p

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Asheville Outdoor Center

Asheville Outdoor Center

Asheville Outdoor Center

521 Amboy Road
AshevilleNC  28806
(180) 084-9197
Hours:
Tuesday - Sunday: 9:00a - 5:00p

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Asheville Zipline Canopy Adventures

Asheville Zipline Canopy Adventures

Asheville Zipline Canopy Adventures

1 Resort Drive
AshevilleNC  
(877) 247-5539
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 2:00p - 7:00p
Saturday - Sunday 9:00a - 7:00p

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Asheville's Fun Depot

Asheville's Fun Depot

Asheville's Fun Depot

7 Roberts Road
AshevilleNC  28803
(866) 303-4386
Hours:
Sunday: 1:00p - 8:00p
Monday - Thursday: 10:00a - 9:00p
Friday: 10:00a - 10:00p
Saturday: 10:00a - 11:00p

An indoor family entertainment center that features a variety of attractions and activities -- and also has a full menu of delicious food items.

Over 65,000 square feet of indoor fun featuring outdoor and indoor go-carts, 18-hole indoor mini-golf course, laser tag, bumper cars, a climbing wall, playgrounds with inflatables, mini-bowling, X-rider 4D Theater, arcade games, Aeroball, Lazer Frenzy, Atomic Rush, and more.

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Climbmax Room

Asheville’s Calling – Fun Adventures For Kids

43 Wall Street
Asheville, NC 28806
(828) 252-9996

Website: climbmaxnc.com/kids

Downtown

Hours:
Tuesday – Friday 11:00a – 9:30p
Saturday 10:00a – 9:30p
Sunday and Monday 12:00p – 6:00p

River Arts District

173 Amboy Road
Asheville, NC 28806
(828) 505-4446

Hours:
Monday 8:00a – 8:00p
Tuesday – Saturday 8:00a – 10:00p
Sunday 10:00a – 8:00p

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Balloons Over Asheville

Balloons Over Asheville

Balloons Over Asheville

1 Page Avenue
AshevilleNC  28801
(828) 545-2329
Hours:
Sunday - Saturday:  6:00a - 5:00p

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Brookside Guides

Brookside Guides

Brookside Guides

25 Tacoma Place
AshevilleNC  28801
(877) 298-2568

 

 

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Brown Trout Fly Fishing Private TripsBrown Trout Fly Fishing - Private Trips

Brwon Trout Fly Fishing - Private TripsBrown Trout Fly Fishing - Private Trips

28 Schenck Pkwy #150
AshevilleNC  28803
(803) 431-9437

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Carrier Park

Carrier Park

Carrier Park

220 Amboy Road
AshevilleNC  28806
(828) 259-5800

Hours:
Monday - Sunday 6:00a – 8:00p

Carrier Park offers volleyball courts, a giant playground, a roller-hockey rink, a basketball court, a multi-use track, a lawn bowling court, a paved trail, a multi-use sports field for baseball and soccer, a picnic pavilion, river overlooks, boat landing, a wetland interpretive and education area, and more trails.  Located on Amboy Rd. and Michigan Ave. in west Asheville.

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Curtis Wright Outfitters

Curtis Wright Outfitters

Curtis Wright Outfitters

4 All Souls Crescent
AshevilleNC  
(828) 274-3471
Hours:
Monday - Saturday: 10:00a - 6:00p

Curtis Wright Outfitters offers Guide Service and Fly Fishing Trips.

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Triple Falls in
Dupont State Forest

Dupont State Forest

BrevardNC  28712
Hours: 5:00a - 10:00p
 
Parts of the movies "The Hunger Games" and the "Last of the Mohicans" were shot in Dupont Forest.

In addition, swimming, canoeing, and kayaking are allowed where permitted. There are six scenic waterfalls in Dupont Forest; Triple Falls, High Falls, Hooker Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, Grassy Creek Falls, and Wintergreen Falls. 

Getting to the waterfalls can require a short hike of about 1/4 mile for Hooker Falls and about 2.2 miles for Bridal Veil Falls. Hooker Falls is the most popular because of the easy access. Next would be High Falls and Triple Falls. They require a moderate hike on easy trails. Bridal Falls is beautiful but requires the longest hike; nearly all of it being on gravel roadbeds.

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Enter the Conundrum

Enter the Conundrum

Enter the Conundrum

1 Battle Square
AshevilleNC  28801
(828) 214-7824
Theatrical Escape Adventures that defy the ordinary and aim to astonish.
Immerse you and your team into dramatic mysteries and storylines that blend the strategy and teamwork of an escape room with the thrill and accomplishment of real-life mysteries.

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Pier on Lake Dense in Dupont ForestFishing

The North Carolina Mountains streams are known for some of the best trout fishing. Serious fly fishers will like the smaller, lesser-known spots such as Pantertown Creek, Chattanooga River, Whitewater River, and Tanasee Creek.

Other areas for trout fishing are:

Davidson River East Fork of the French Broad River, West Fork of the French Broad River, North Fork of the French Broad River, West Fork of the Pigeon River, and Mills River.

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Hiking - Dupont State Forest

Hiking - Dupont State Forest

Hiking - Dupont State Forest

BrevardNC  28712
Hours:  5:00a - 10:00p

Dupont State Forest is about 40 miles from Asheville.

Dupont State Recreational Forest covers an area of 10,400 acres and is located about half-way between Hendersonville and Brevard. Dupont State Forest has almost 90 miles of recreational trails traveling to waterfalls, pristine lakes, and other attractions such as a covered bridge over High Falls. Some of the best hiking and running trails are in Dupont State Forest.

Other areas for hiking are Pisgah Forest, Gorges State Park, Bent Creek, Mills River and Davidson River.

For more hiking trails in Western NC, see: http://www.hikewnc.info/besthikes/waterfalls/

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Hiking - Pisgah Forest

Hiking - Pisgah Forest

Hiking - Pisgah Forest

BrevardNC  28712
Hours:  5:00a - 10:00p

There are thousands of miles of hiking trails in NC waiting for you to explore. In Transylvania County you can choose from an astonishing number of spectacular trails in Pisgah National Forest.

The Pisgah National Forest covers over 500,000 acres of forest land across the central mountains of Western North Carolina.

There are hiking trails for all skill levels. For the hiking experts there are challenging, rugged trails with steep ascents and breathtaking views. There are also easy hiking trails for families with small children. Many trails lead to beautiful waterfalls and specticular mountain vista overlooks.

For more hikes in Western NC, see: http://www.hikewnc.info/besthikes/waterfalls/

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Horseback Riding
in Pisgah Forest

Horseback riding is a popular activity in the North Carolina mountains. There are many place to ride such as Dupont Forest and Pisgah Forest. Another location for riding is on Biltmore Estates.

What better way to enjoy the beautiful mountain trails and panoramic views of the mountains than horseback riding.

There are many stables where you can rent a horse -- or you can bring your own. You can also spend the day horseback riding with a guided tour group. Many local horse stables also provide riding instructions for the inexperienced rider.

 

 

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Mountain Biking
Dupont State Forest

The mountains of Western North Carolina provide some of the best mountain biking trails to be found anywhere in the United States.

Dupont State Forest with 10,400 acres offers mountain bikers nearly 90 miles of varied trails ranging from easy to challenging; from easy forest roads to exciting single track. Riders can enjoy the scenic views and waterfalls while biking on the trails.

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Mountain Climbing
on Whiteside Mountain

Mountain Climbing

The mountains of Western North Carolina offer a wealth of climbing opportunities. Rock cliffs, outcroppings, and slopes are in abundance and each year many professional and amateur climbers visit our area to test their skills -- and risk their lives.

There is an abundance of places to climb including in Pisgah National Forest; including Cedar Rock and Looking Glass Rock. Pisgah National Forest has a multitude of amazing rock climbing areas and draws climbers from every level year round. One popular location is Whiteside Mountain near Cashiers.