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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

Starts Here

Let's Ride

Epic Singletrack

Nine Iconic Brevard Experiences

Let's Go

Four Tips From A Fly Fishing Champ

Get Hooked

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

Explore

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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  • It's #nationaltakeahikeday !! And the forecast is a sunny fall day with a high of 60-- perfect weather to slip on your shoes, grab a pack, get outside and explore these mountains we call home. Pictured is Schoolhouse Falls in Panthertown Valley near Cashiers, N.C. This hike is just under three miles, starts off at the Cold Mountain Gap trailhead and carries you through a hardwood forest along Greenland Creek. Cross the creek to the Little Green Trail where you'll find Schoolhouse Falls waiting for you in all its glory. 🌲Where do you plan to get out and explore today? Share your trails in the comments below. 👉 Need a few ideas? Follow the link in our profile to popular trails in Brevard and Transylvania County. 📸: @beardonthetrail #takeahike #getoutside #hike #ihike #nantahalanationalforest #cashiersnc #panthertownvalley #schoolhousefalls #waterfallsofinstagram #explorebrevard #adventure
  • Ready to explore the mountains of North Carolina and want to stay better connected to the local events happening here in the Land of Waterfalls? The Adventurist has the inside scoop on all the fun things to enjoy and explore while you're here. 👉 Sign up to to receive the monthly Adventurist newsletter to stay in the loop on all the fun fall and holiday events following the link in our profile. #explorebrevard #brevardnc #transylvaniacounty #visitnc #adventurelist #vacationidea #ncmountains #828isgreat #pisgahforest #themountainsarecalling
  • #Repost: Fall colors at Lake Sequoyah in Highlands, NC 🍁 Fall colors are still exploding in the most vivid colors here in the higher elevations. Are you planning a fall mountain getaway here in the N.C. mountains? If so, share your upcoming plans with us below. Photo: @johnmacleanphotography #highlandsnc #lakesequoyah #visitnc #fallcolors #getoutside  #themountainsarecalling #adventure
  • HOLIDAY GIVEAWAY!  Over the river and through the woods to the Bromfield Inn with a $500 gift card + lunch and dinner for two! ⛄Enter to win our White Squirrel Christmas Giveaway and all of those things could be true for you and a loved one..... 🎁 Details and more on how you can spend a dreamy holiday here in the home of our beloved white squirrels, tucked within the lush mountains of Western North Carolina following the link in our profile! #explorebrevard #brevardnc #christmas #christmas2018 #holidays #giveaway #christmasvacation #visitnc #themountainsarecalling #xmas #winatrip
  • #Repost @dupontforest: With all this rain the DuPont trails are a bit fragile. Help us protect the trails and stick to gravel roads and two-track trails. For more details and the official announcement from the NC Forest Service click the link in our bio. 
#saveourtrails #protectourtrails #rainraingoaway #thinksun  #dupontstateforrest #dupontforest #friendsofdupont #mtb #mtblife #horseriding #equestrian #hikenc #hiker
  • #Repost @wncmagazine: Like the character Mr. Magorium, John Taylor stocks a magnificent collection of toys, games, puzzles, & other products at @optaylors, the toy store he opened in Brevard over 25 years ago, along with his Asheville & Greenville, SC, locations. #explorebrevard #TuesdayThoughts #wnc #828isgreat #supportlocalbusiness #toystore #toys #forthekids #fortheyoungatheart #supportlocal #holidayshopping #johntaylor #optaylors #allthetoys 📸 by @jennifercoleimages
  • Did you know that you can sample some of the local bees finest honey right in the heart of Transylvania County, surrounded by over 500,000 acres of Pisgah National Forest? It's true. @killerbeeshoney is an apiary that keeps bees buzzing from miles away to their hives for nectar, producing artisanal honey that "is nothing like the heat-treated, ultra-filtered, bland, off-the-shelf store honey." 🐝 Learn more following the link in our profile and consider flying their way for a visit soon. #explorebrevard #transylvaniacounty #honey #makinghoney #savethebees #laketoxaway #ncmountains #killerbees
  • A fine fall day to explore in the Land of Waterfalls. Check out local hiking, biking and equestrian trails + restaurants and accommodations for your next visit following the link in our profile. Thanks for sharing this lovely photo @losethetrail 🍂 #landofwaterfalls #visitwaterfalls #explorebrevard #ncwaterfalls #transylvaniacounty #optoutside
  • #Repost @overlandexpo: Yes it is muddy, but Overland Expo 2018 EAST is in full swing! Great weather for the rest of the weekend, so come check out the amazing products and learning experiences! #explorebrevard #overlandexpo #brevardnc #reebranch #overland #overlanding
  • Next time you're in town, venture over to @peaksandcreeksbrewingco, Brevard’s newest brewery located in the Lumberyard Arts District, just a few blocks from downtown. Grab a pint and wander around the courtyard with friends or warm up by the nightly firepit with your four-legged friend. 🍻 Cheers to the weekend friends! #explorebrevard #brevardnc #brevardisbest #visitnnc #ncbrewery #ncbeer #fridayfeeling  #lumberyardartsdistrict
  • Fellow adventurers, join us out at @overlandexpo at @reebranch November 9th–11th! Overland has an impressive range of classes lined up for everyone this year, including off road motorcycling, winching, rope-work, lashing and more, all taught by experts, alongside a pro-level trade show of camping, vehicle and motorcycle equipment + an outdoor theater featuring films by fellow overlanders and more! 👉 Take a look at all the offerings and snag your tickets (starting at just $20) to find some new ideas and gear for your next adventure following the link in our profile! #overlandexpo #reebranch #overland #adventureisoutthere #motorcycle #moto #overlander #roadtrip #gearup #gearhead #camp
  • Dreamy night sky in the always stunning Panthertown Valley, part of Nantahala National Forest, in-between Lake Toxaway and Cashiers (near US Highway 64). Thanks for the amazing 📸 @beardonthetrail  #roadtrip #visitnc #getoutside #panthertownvalley #letshike #nantahalanationalforest #camping #adventure

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  • It's #nationaltakeahikeday !! And the forecast is a sunny fall day with a high of 60-- perfect weather to slip on your shoes, grab a pack, get outside and explore these mountains we call home. Pictured is Schoolhouse Falls in Panthertown Valley near Cashiers, N.C. This hike is just under three miles, starts off at the Cold Mountain Gap trailhead and carries you through a hardwood forest along Greenland Creek. Cross the creek to the Little Green Trail where you'll find Schoolhouse Falls waiting for you in all its glory. 🌲Where do you plan to get out and explore today? Share your trails in the comments below. 👉 Need a few ideas? Follow the link in our profile to popular trails in Brevard and Transylvania County. 📸: @beardonthetrail #takeahike #getoutside #hike #ihike #nantahalanationalforest #cashiersnc #panthertownvalley #schoolhousefalls #waterfallsofinstagram #explorebrevard #adventure
  • Ready to explore the mountains of North Carolina and want to stay better connected to the local events happening here in the Land of Waterfalls? The Adventurist has the inside scoop on all the fun things to enjoy and explore while you're here. 👉 Sign up to to receive the monthly Adventurist newsletter to stay in the loop on all the fun fall and holiday events following the link in our profile. #explorebrevard #brevardnc #transylvaniacounty #visitnc #adventurelist #vacationidea #ncmountains #828isgreat #pisgahforest #themountainsarecalling
  • #Repost: Fall colors at Lake Sequoyah in Highlands, NC 🍁 Fall colors are still exploding in the most vivid colors here in the higher elevations. Are you planning a fall mountain getaway here in the N.C. mountains? If so, share your upcoming plans with us below. Photo: @johnmacleanphotography #highlandsnc #lakesequoyah #visitnc #fallcolors #getoutside  #themountainsarecalling #adventure
  • HOLIDAY GIVEAWAY!  Over the river and through the woods to the Bromfield Inn with a $500 gift card + lunch and dinner for two! ⛄Enter to win our White Squirrel Christmas Giveaway and all of those things could be true for you and a loved one..... 🎁 Details and more on how you can spend a dreamy holiday here in the home of our beloved white squirrels, tucked within the lush mountains of Western North Carolina following the link in our profile! #explorebrevard #brevardnc #christmas #christmas2018 #holidays #giveaway #christmasvacation #visitnc #themountainsarecalling #xmas #winatrip