Area Information

The Gorge – A Zipline Canopy Adventure

Get Ready For the Ride of Your Life on the steepest, fastest canopy tour on the East Coast! Start your adventure perched on the rim of the famous Green River Gorge – step off and soar from tree top to tree top dropping an unprescedented 1,100 feet in elevation through 125 acres of forest!

Green River Adventures

Green River Adventures mission is to provide world class “river adventures” for every member of your family.

Pearson Falls

Beautiful Pearson’s Falls is located in the foothills of Western North Carolina and is comprised of 268 acres of virgin forest, spring-fed streams and a 90 ft. waterfall.

Chimney Rock Park

Chimney Rock Park includes a 404-foot waterfall, hiking trails, a nursery, and spectacular views. It lies in Hickory Nut Gorge and overlooks picturesque Lake Lure (site of the movie Dirty Dancing). 25-minute drive

Foothills Equestrian Nature Center, FENCE

On this 390-acre nature preserve, find hiking and horseback-riding trails, nature center, pond, boardwalk, and picnic area. FENCE and the Pacolet Area Conservancy Saturday hikes throughout the year. Check the calendar for equestrian events, bird walks, concerts, and more. Free and open to the public

Pisgah Forest Stables

Join us in a wonderful walk around the beautiful Pisgah National Forest. Choose between the one-hour, two-hour, the scenic three-hour mountain top, or the three-hour waterfall ride.

Cedar Creek Stables

Cedar Creek Stables is a public trail riding facility, nestled in the beautiful mountains of Lake Lure, North Carolina.

Tryon Riding and Hunt Club

The Tryon Riding & Hunt Club (TRHC) is a non-profit (501c3) organization that was founded in 1925 for the purpose of supporting and preserving the equestrian tradition in Polk County and Upstate South Carolina.

Tryon International Equestrian Center

Tryon International Equestrian Center is a year round venue located in Mill Spring, NC and is the world’s premiere Equestrian Lifestyle Destination that offers shops, dining, free entertainment and more.  Check the Calendar of Events to find out more!

Cleghorn Plantation Golf & Sports Club

Lake Lure, NC

Offers many great restaurants, shops and recreational activities!