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Day hike. Overnight hike. Waterfall hike. Mountain biking.
There’s nothing quite like the outdoors in and around the Great Smoky Mountains / Western North Carolina / Bryson City area. With your boots tied tight, a backpack and hiking stIck, you’ve got nowhere to go but up! And that’s just what you’re going to do here with Carolina Bound Adventures... Not only do we offer hiking trail guides for different experience levels, we’ve also got the equipment so all you have to do is enjoy!
Guided Day Hike - 1/2 Day Hike - $45 per person
Anticipated to be around a 3-4 hour day. Includes Back Country Guide and the outdoor gear! Back (day) packs, hiking poles and basic hiking gear essentials. Picnic style lunch included! We'll pick a hike based on your desired exertion and physical level.
Guided Day Hike - Full Day Hike - $75 per person
Anticipated to be around an 8 hour day. Includes Back Country Guide and the outdoor gear! Backpack, hiking poles and basic hiking gear essentials. Picnic style lunch included! We'll pick a hike based on your desired physical and exertion level.
Guided Overnight Backpacking Trips - 1 or 2 nights ($145 per person for 1 night. $185 / person for 2 nights.)
Includes Back Country Guide and the outdoor gear! Backpacks, hiking poles and basic hiking gear essentials. All meals included! We'll pick a hike based on your desired physical and exertion level. All Back Country Guides are wilderness first aid certified and we practice leave no trace protocols.
Brewery Tour - $79 per person
(April - October) The exploding Craft Brewery phenomenon prevails in Western Carolina. You want the experience but don’t want your wallet to explode from a DUI!! This Craft Brewery tour will give you the best of the Western North Carolina area with a Designated Driver. Tour starts at 11:00 A.M. in Bryson City and ultimately returns there as well. Tour accommodates up to 6 people and is approximately 5-6 hours. $79 per person including a pint at each brewery and transportation. Approximately 11:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Carolina Bound Adventures Western North Carolina Wineries Tour - $79 per person
(April - October) Tour visits the fabulous Western North Carolina Wineries in Murphy and Andrews NC: Nottely River Valley Vineyards, Valley River Vineyards, Cherokee Cellars Winery, FernCrest Winery and Calaboose Cellars. Tour starts and ends in Bryson City. Tour accommodates up to 6 people and is approximately 5-6 hours. $79 per person including tastings at each winery and transportation. Approximately 11:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. NOTE: This tour only runs Thurs - Sunday as the wineries are closed the other days.
Waterfall and Brewery Tour - $94 per person
The best of both!! Waterfalls and Beer! (April – October) You get the best of both on this Brewery and Waterfalls Tour with a designated driver. This 8 hour tour visits 4 great Western Carolina waterfalls and 5 breweries. The craft brewery tour will give you the best of the Western North Carolina area with a designated driver. Tour starts at 9:00 A.M. in Bryson City and ultimately returns there as well. Tour accommodates up to 6 people and is approximately 7-8 hours. Food trucks available at several breweries along the way. Tour includes a pint of beer at each brewery and transportation.
Guided Mountain Biking Adventure - Bike Rentals Included - $145 per person
Anticipated to be around a 3-4 hour adventure. Includes Back Country Guide and the outdoor gear! Picnic lunch, snacks and fluids included. We'll pick a ride based on your physical level and desired exertion. All Back Country Guides are Wilderness first aid certified and we practice leave no trace protocols.
"The Guides from Carolina Bound Adventures made our trip to NC amazing! From river rafting and hiking, to wineries and breweries , we had an absolute blast!! Top notch service from some top notch people.”
"The waterfall and brewery tour was absolutely amazing and worth spending the money! We started the day going to 4 breathtaking waterfalls and then 5 breweries. Mark was very knowledgeable and took some amazing pictures of my boyfriend and I. I have and will continue to recommend this tour! We will be back sometime and book our whole trip through Carolina Bound Adventures!”
"Fabulous time. Both my husband and I were super impressed with the attention to detail this tour provided. Along the way we were given historical information on the area and we were given suggestions on other points of interest in the area. Oh, and the breweries were awesome! Tasty! We will do this tour again when we come back here.”
"Thanks so much to Carolina Bound Adventures. We had a great time with Mark. He really knows all about the nature and history that surrounds North Carolina which made our trip even more enjoyable. I can’t wait to go back to go River Rafting in the summer! I can truly say that once you book with them you will feel like you have made new friends that have all the knowledge you need to visit North Carolina. Can’t wait for my next trip! Thank you Carolina Bound Adventures!!!”