Tours

Sunset Guided Hike Bryson City NC

By PWS Builder / March 2, 2020 /

(April – Oct.) Our private guided Sunset Hike at Carolina Bound Adventures is close to Bryson City, NC and offers a 360 degree view of the Great Smoky Mountains at sunset.  With room for 7 Guests, we meet you at a central location for pick up and we drive, allowing you to relax and enjoy…

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Guided Hiking Bryson City 1/2 Day Hike

By Mark Van Osdal / June 15, 2017 /

(April – October)  The Carolina Bound Adventures half day hike is anticipated to be around an 3-4 hour adventure. The hike includes a backcountry guide and the outdoor gear! Backpack, hiking poles and basic hiking gear essentials. We’ll pick a hike based on your desired exertion level, mild, medium or “let’s go for it!”  We…

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Waterfalls Guided Hiking Bryson City

By Mark Van Osdal / June 15, 2017 /

(April – October) This Waterfalls Hike is guided and a great way to get out, hike and see the beauty of Western North Carolina.  The hike is anticipated to be around 3+ hours over approximately 5-6 miles.  You’ll see 3 waterfalls and the beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.  Includes a back country…

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Inn-based Smokies Guided Hiking Tour

By Mark Van Osdal / February 8, 2020 /

Our multi-day Bryson City NC inn-based Hiking Adventure: “Inn, Views and Brews”!  You will enjoy the Great Smoky Mountains hiking 27 miles over 3 days, finishing up each day with a Brew stop and then dinner included.   We’ve teamed up with one of the most elegant Inns Bryson City has to offer, The McKinley…

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Fontana Lake Day and Sunset Boat Tours & Cruises in Bryson City, NC

By Mark Van Osdal / January 29, 2020 /

Beautiful Fontana Lake near Bryson City has so much to explore… hidden coves, wildlife, and a serene opportunity to cruise her shores with beautiful views of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.  We offer a 2 hour daytime or sunset cruise.  You will be piloted by a United States Coast Guard Certifed Captain who will…

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Breweries Tour with Driver

By Mark Van Osdal / June 15, 2017 /

(April – October) The exploding craft brewery phenomenon prevails in Western Carolina. This brewery tour visits 5 breweries and will give you the best of the Western North Carolina area with a designated driver. Your “Brew-bur Driver” will pick you up at your Bryson City stay location at 11:00 A.M. and includes return to your…

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Waterfalls and Breweries Tour – With Driver

By Mark Van Osdal / June 15, 2017 /

(April – October) You get the best of both on this Waterfalls and Breweries Tour with a designated driver! This ~9 hour tour visits 4 Western North Carolina waterfalls which includes some hiking, and then 5 breweries. Tour starts with a Bryson City stay location pick up at 9:00 A.M. and later drops you back…

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Wineries Tour With Driver

By Mark Van Osdal / June 15, 2017 /

(April – Oct.)  Tour visits 4 fabulous Western North Carolina Wineries. Enjoy a wine tasting adventure but don’t risk the DUI!   This tour starts and ends in Bryson City and includes a designated driver guide.  Tour accommodates up to 4 people and is approximately 7 hours. $139 per person for the first 2 participants…

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Guided Mountain Biking

By Mark Van Osdal / June 15, 2017 /

Bike Rentals Included (April – Oct.) Guided mountain biking for beginners or intermediate riders includes bikes and outdoor gear. $89 per person for the first 2 participants + $59 per person at 3+ with a 6 person capacity.  All of our bikes are new 2020 mountain bikes.  We’ll pick a ride based on your desired…

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Guided Backpacking 1 Night

By Mark Van Osdal / June 23, 2017 /

(April – October)  If you are visiting the Western North Carolina / Great Smoky Mountains area, want to go Backpacking, but don’t have the gear or maybe the experience, Carolina Bound Adventures has the solution!  We specialize in Backpacking for families, or those that are new to Backpacking and want to try the experience, or…

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Guided Backpacking 2 Nights

By Mark Van Osdal / June 27, 2017 /

(April – October)  If you are visiting the Western North Carolina / Great Smoky Mountains area, want to go Backpacking, but don’t have the gear or maybe the experience, Carolina Bound Adventures has the solution!  We specialize in Backpacking for families, or those that are new to Backpacking and want to try the experience, or…

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Jeep Tour Adventure

By Mark Van Osdal / August 3, 2017 /

(April – October)  Open air Jeep tours in the Nantahala Gorge visits multiple waterfalls and is a great casual way to get outdoors, see the mountains and wildlife!  Guided by professionals, the intensity level is rated “relaxing”! Trip length is approximately 2 hours and runs Mid-March through Thanksgiving with a minimum weight of 40 lbs…

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Great Smoky Mountains Railroad and Jeep Tour

By Mark Van Osdal / May 10, 2018 /

(April – October) UNAVAILABLE AT THIS TIME DUE TO COVID 19 – The “Rails and Trails” package!  A ride on the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad is followed by a trip on the roads less traveled in one of our custom Jeeps. You will ride through the Smoky Mountains, cross Fontana Lake on a trestle bridge…

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