The Catawba Falls trail will close on May 2, 2022, and remain closed until spring of 2023. The popular Old Fort area trail will be closed for 9-12 months to ensure the safety of the public and construction crews building retaining walls, boardwalks, staircases, and overlooks. Click the "Play" icon to find alternative waterfall and hiking trails.

Dec. 14, 2017, 10:05 a.m.

Get Outdoors - Ride, Run or Walk!


Epic, real life adventure and action is right here, in our stunning region of the Pisgah National Forest. Our trails add that extra "punch" because of their roots, rocks, creeks and more than 67,000 acres of protected, ancient forest lands.  You'll find several outdoor challenge rides, races and actual "classes" instructing you on the best trail run methods.

Check out our event calendar to find trail running camps hosted by Camp Grier's Tanawha Adventures, the Pisgah Enduro Race, the off road assaults including the Jerdon Mountain Challenge and Off Road Assault on Mt. Mitchell, obstacle course races like the Bear Crawl series and more.  

Photo credit; Camp Grier/Tanawha Adventures