Blue Ridge Bicycle Club

Whether you ride the parkway or the trails, this club has numerous planned rides with experienced leaders. Asheville has some great places to ride – come learn some new routes with the BRBC.

Asheville Lacrosse

Claiming to have two game seasons a year, these guys never let up! I should know, my husband plays on the team! If you want great exercise and good friends, come out to throw the ball with the team.

Asheville Track Club

For those who like to run around, all ages and abilities welcome. Visit the site for more info on the exciting First Annual Mount Mitchell to Black Mountain Marathon Challenge!

Women Outdoors

offers women the opportunity to meet other women who share an appreciation for the outdoors. They have monthly meetings and offer a variety of outdoor activities.

Asheville Area Ultimate Club

meets three times weekly to have fun and ultimately throw their discs around. Visit their site for more on scheduling and to view lots of ultimate action shots.

Applachian Trailplace

Your most complete informational site for hiking the AT. Visit to get advice, share information and learn about services and issues associated with the AT.

British Car Club of Western North Carolina

This club began in 1994 and has grown to over 60 members who like to share their enthusiasm and favorite car wax formula for their British sports cars.

North Carolina National Forests

Asheville is located just a stone’s throw from two beautiful National Forest, Nantahala and Pisgah. For a weekend of hiking or biking, a camping adventure, or a Sunday drive, visit this site for information on what to see and do as well as maps of the forests.

Trout Unlimited Land-of-Sky

Join this group of anglers and conservationists as they seek to protect area trout and their habitat. There are numerous scenic trout streams in the area; TU members can tell you where to cast your fly!

Apple Valley Model Railroad & Museum

The AVMRC has two free open house’s every week that have been enjoyed by grandparents and grandchildren, as well as kids of all ages for over 2 decades. We offer two operating model RR’s with our inside HO scale layout having 2,000 feet of track. Our new outside layout is a larger G scale. Kids can run a Thomas or Emily train while there. Additionally, we have many historic pictures and items about railroads on display. Admission is free!

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Appalachian Trail Conference

maintains the 2,160-mile Appalachian Trail footpath and helps manage the lands that protect it.

Western North Carolina Sierra Club

has monthly meetings offering educational speakers. They also have planned some awesome hikes in our beautiful mountains.

YMCA of Hendersonville and Henderson County

Call to find out about the exciting programs they offer.


WNC Racing Pigeon Club

meets monthly and has two pigeon racing seasons each year.

Angels on Ice / WNC Ice Skating Club

Ice skating programs and classes for all ages.


Out There

Get out there! A group of local folks encourage you to join them for all types of outdoor activities.