NC Outdoor Adventures

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Big Business Changes in 2023

We are making CHANGES to our small business for 2023. Worth a full read. Most small business owners will relate!  There is nothing like a life changing event to bring about a needed perspective on what is truly important in life. We have decided to focus more on the LIFE PART of the “work/life balance” […]

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Black Friday 2021

A Black Friday Deal that will become a tradition at NC Outdoor Adventures! Buy one adventure trip and get one free at NCOA! Easily Book online with code buy1get1, limited-time deal ends after Cyber Monday. Choose from over 20 outdoor recreation experiences! Guided Adventures take place in various locations across NC, SC and TN. Adventures for […]

2020 Season Update

Hi everyone! We really miss our guests and we wanted to take this time to update you on a few things! First, we will be opening Saturday, May 16th. This includes our Tiny House lodging option and most of our 20+ adventure trips.  Our Outpost and Tiny Hike shop will open Memorial Day weekend. When […]


CLOSURES AND AN EXPLANATION TO WHY THE FOREST IS CLOSED FOR CITY FOLKS WHO MIGHT NOT FULLY UNDERSTAND IT (remember we are city folks too) As everyone knows small businesses are suffering and businesses that depend on tourism are being demolished. For example, our small business has refunded all but 25% of our trips for […]

03/21/20 COVID-19 Closure

It is with a heavy heart that I have to announce TEMPORARY closure of our company. We began our closure on March 16th and will remain closed until at least April 18th. We are following the guidelines put out by the CDC as well as info my wife gathers from Mission Hospital where she works. […]

How to choose a Reputable Guide Service

First what is a guide service? Wikipedia doesn’t even have a definition stating “The page “Guide service” does not exist. Digging deeper into the web abyss I find this from an Oregan based legal glossary: “Outfitting and guiding services” include, but are not limited to, leading, protecting, instructing, training, cooking, packing, guiding, transporting, supervising, interpreting […]