Ride your own horses or enjoy a guided ride in Blowing Rock.
Brave the rapids on a guided whitewater rafting trip!
Camps & Team Bldg
Team Building & Enrichment for your Retreats.
Hiking, Biking & Climbing
Explore hiking trails, bike the Parkway, or rock climb.
Parks & Fitness Ctrs
Stay fit with area trails, parks and fitness centers.
Discover More about Blowing Rock Area Recreation
- Hiking is one of the best ways to see the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. There are countless trails in the area, especially along the Blue Ridge Parkway. From the myriad destination hikes and the 26 mile network at Moses Cone Park, to local sections of the Appalachian Trail and the Mountains to Sea […]Read More »
- Blowing Rock is home to several waterfalls, and there are even more to be found in the nearby region. See below for directions to more than a dozen waterfall viewing sites. Several require hiking, so they are arranged by trail difficulty. Each of these falls is incredibly beautiful, but danger is an inherent part of […]Read More »
- The Blowing Rock Fall Classic is a 72 mile bike ride on Saturday, September 16, 2017. It is part of a Triple Crown of bike rides along with Blood, Sweat & Gears and the Beech Mountain Metric of the High Country Cycling Hat Trick. The circuit has an elevation gain of over 6000 feet and […]Read More »
- Adjacent to Pisgah National Forest, Moses H. Cone Memorial Park, Julian Price Park, and the Blue Ridge Parkway, Blowing Rock is the perfect place to begin your hiking adventure. Also nearby is Grandfather Mountain, the Linville Gorge Wilderness area, part of the Appalachian Trail, and points on the Mountains-to-Sea Trail. There are so many […]Read More »