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Drink It In.

Welcome to Brevard and Transylvania County, North Carolina’s

Land of Waterfalls. Here you will find everything you need to plan an

unforgettable adventure in one of the most remarkable places on the planet.

Top 10 Must See Waterfalls

Explore Now

The Perfect Family Adventure

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Let's Ride

Epic Singletrack

Nine Iconic Brevard Experiences

Let's Go

Jolly Good Fun

Get Festive

A Week In The Woods

Serious Adventure

Be A Savvy Camp Counselor

7 Tips

Fun & Free

Start Here

Get Your Motor Running

Road Trips

Artful Adventures

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How to Float Your Boat

Jump In

5 Activities For Camper Parents

Get Going

Into The Woods

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Rock Of Ages

This Way

5 Best Swimming Holes

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Where in the world is Brevard?

Seventy-five percent of the United States population is within a one-day drive of Brevard.

In other words, you probably live a lot closer to us than you think!

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  • Did you receive the latest field note from The Adventurist? It was packed with details on a sample itinerary for a trip to Cedar Mountain, just a few miles from Brevard, N.C. 🌲 If you didn't get that one, yet would like to receive future adventure ideas, sign up for monthly Adventurist getaway ideas to the mountains of N.C. following the link in our profile. #explorebrevard #brevardnc #getoutside #visitnc #takeahike #adventure #transylvaniacounty
  • “I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, "This is what it is to be happy.” ― Sylvia Plath Lovely words that describe that feeling so well. Find your next cabin in the woods here in the mountains of North Carolina. We've compiled a list of breathtaking places for you to consider calling home during your visit. With spring slowly sprouting up around us in these last few weeks of winter, it is truly is a magical time to visit the mountains of North Carolina. 🌲 Plan your next adventure and explore local accommodations following the link in our profile. #explorebrevard #brevardnc #dupontforest #visitnc #getoutside #adventuretime #vacationideas
  • Did you hear this week's exciting news? @dupontforest grew by 402 acres! This week, @conservingcarolina "transferred a key property to the NC Forest Service that comes within 0.2 miles of connecting this treasured state forest to Jones Gap State Park in S.C. and a vast corridor of public lands that spans over 100,000 acres!" When is the last time you visited Dupont? #dupontforest #visitnc #takeahike #getoutside #hikenc #themountainsarecalling #ncforest #maytheforestbewithyou
  • The @banffmountainfestival is the world’s premier showcasing of mountain culture films from around the globe. Each year’s world tour is presented in over forty countries, drawing in huge crowds in big cities from Sydney to Berlin to San Francisco. For over twenty years, @brevardcollege has been a notable stop on the world tour as one of the smaller host cities, cementing the town’s status as a core mountain culture hub. Tickets just went on sale for this year's festival March 15-17th! 👉 Check it out + more winter activities you should have on your calendar + details on our Winter Woodland Getaway following the link in our profile! #explorebrevard #brevardisbest  #banffmountainfilmfestival
  • Happy day of love fellow mountain dwellers. We hope you're all choosing to celebrate love today in ways that uplift you and those around you. One way to do that is certainly in sharing a well-made meal or a cocktail and there are certainly plenty of options in Transylvania County to do just that. If you're feeling a little torn on where to venture out to this evening or later this week, take a look at our site for a full directory, where you can even break down options based on the style of food and specific location. Take a look-see for yourself following the link in our profile. 📸 Pictured Above: Nachos and Wings from @magpiebrevard + a Valentine's cocktail from Marco Trattoria #explorebrevard #brevardnc #brevardisbest
  • Looking Glass Falls in slow motions for #waterfallwednesday thanks to @thirtysixeighty 💦 Start mapping out your next adventure to a waterfall here in Transylvania County-- Top 10 Waterfalls in the area, including Looking Glass Falls, following the link in our profile. #visitwaterfalls #explorebrevard #visitnc #getoutside #takeahike #waterfallsofinstagram #lookingglassfalls
  • Win a Woodland Winter Getaway to the Land of Waterfalls! The pace is slower. The crowds are fewer. The spectacular mountain views from our many trails are clear and unobstructed. 🌲 Drop your name in the hat for the chance at a final winter getaway to the mountains of N.C. following the link in our profile. 📸: Glenn Falls in the Nantahala National Forest by @007_optics #explorebrevard #visitwaterfalls #brevardnc #giveaway #winavacation #visitnc #takeahike #waterfall #ncmountains #glennfalls  #nantahalanationalforest
  • With hundreds of hiking trails and waterfalls to explore tucked within the lush forests, an elusive yet thriving white squirrel population, a sweet little downtown scene filled with restaurants, iconic toy stores, unique mountain made art from local crafters and more, Transylvania County has a little bit of something for everyone. If you're planning your next trip to the area, take a look at '9 Iconic Brevard Experiences' you'll want to add to your list. 🌱 Link in our profile. 📸: Courthouse Falls #visitwaterfalls #explorebrevard #getoutside #visitnc #hikemore #vacationidea #takeahike #brevardisbest #transylvaniacounty #courthousefalls #landofwaterfalls #waterfall #ncmountains
  • Here in Transylvania County, we are so thankful to all of the volunteers and organizations who support, sustain and enhance both our public lands and our rich creative heritage. Whether you are a resident or a visitor, we welcome volunteers who want to be stewards of this special place we call home. 🤝 Explore the many organizations doing important work here in the Land of Waterfalls following the link in our profile. 🌱 These nonprofits offer a wide variety of volunteer opportunities for you to get connected, learn the community and help maintain our natural rivers, trails and outdoor spaces. #explorebrevard #brevardnc #visitnc #getoutside #volunteer #giveback #sustainability #pisgahforest #landofwaterfalls #transylvaniacounty #lovewhereyoulive #brevardisbest #828isgreat
  • @thegreystoneinn has long been one of Transylvania County’s most romantic spots. This year, they've put together an elegant three-course meal for sweethearts looking for a swanky lakeside experience. Reserve your table for two following the link in our profile. #explorebrevard #brevardnc #valentinesday #valentinesday2019
  • "While Pennsylvanians have their Punxsutawney Phil—and the South has plenty of weather-detecting animals, too—here in Brevard, the white-furred Pisgah Pete (named for the surrounding Pisgah National Forest) reigns," shares @gardenandgun Magazine. "He’s the chief forecaster on what locals call and what the mayor declares “White Squirrel Day” in a nod to the striking rodents that roam wild here." 🐿 Read the full scoop from their article sharing all the fun details of our beloved annual White Squirrel Day following the link in our profile. Who's ready for an early spring? 🌱#explorebrevard #whitesquirrelday #pisgahpete #groundhogday #brevardnc #visitnc #whitesquirrel
  • Regram from @pace_magazine_shop:  Register to run the @oskarblueswnc 4 Miler in Brevard, NC Saturday, March 9th.! Beer steins for age group winners! Details at www.pisgahrunning.com 🏃‍♀️🏃‍♀️🏃‍♀️
#explorebrevard #oskarblues #4miler #brevardnc #pisgahrunning #running #runner #pace #race #roadrace #yeahTHATtr #beer #brewery #brevard

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  • Did you receive the latest field note from The Adventurist? It was packed with details on a sample itinerary for a trip to Cedar Mountain, just a few miles from Brevard, N.C. 🌲 If you didn't get that one, yet would like to receive future adventure ideas, sign up for monthly Adventurist getaway ideas to the mountains of N.C. following the link in our profile. #explorebrevard #brevardnc #getoutside #visitnc #takeahike #adventure #transylvaniacounty
  • “I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, "This is what it is to be happy.” ― Sylvia Plath Lovely words that describe that feeling so well. Find your next cabin in the woods here in the mountains of North Carolina. We've compiled a list of breathtaking places for you to consider calling home during your visit. With spring slowly sprouting up around us in these last few weeks of winter, it is truly is a magical time to visit the mountains of North Carolina. 🌲 Plan your next adventure and explore local accommodations following the link in our profile. #explorebrevard #brevardnc #dupontforest #visitnc #getoutside #adventuretime #vacationideas
  • Did you hear this week's exciting news? @dupontforest grew by 402 acres! This week, @conservingcarolina "transferred a key property to the NC Forest Service that comes within 0.2 miles of connecting this treasured state forest to Jones Gap State Park in S.C. and a vast corridor of public lands that spans over 100,000 acres!" When is the last time you visited Dupont? #dupontforest #visitnc #takeahike #getoutside #hikenc #themountainsarecalling #ncforest #maytheforestbewithyou
  • The @banffmountainfestival is the world’s premier showcasing of mountain culture films from around the globe. Each year’s world tour is presented in over forty countries, drawing in huge crowds in big cities from Sydney to Berlin to San Francisco. For over twenty years, @brevardcollege has been a notable stop on the world tour as one of the smaller host cities, cementing the town’s status as a core mountain culture hub. Tickets just went on sale for this year's festival March 15-17th! 👉 Check it out + more winter activities you should have on your calendar + details on our Winter Woodland Getaway following the link in our profile! #explorebrevard #brevardisbest  #banffmountainfilmfestival