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Transylvania County has one of the highest concentrations of summer camps in the entire nation. For over 100 years, kids from all over the country have arrived with sleeping bags and footlockers to spend their summer holidays at one of Transylvania County’s 16 noteworthy summer camps.


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The Camper Parent’s Guide to the “Land of Waterfalls.”

After you drop off your summer camper, we invite you to extend your stay for a few days and enjoy some of the many activities that make Brevard and Transylvania County such a relaxing and rejuvenating destination – especially for parents who are suddenly “footloose and fancy free.”

Here are eight enticing ways you can enjoy Brevard and Transylvania County
while recharging your batteries:

Waterfalls Worth The Hike

A curated list of some of our most “Wow-worthy” cascades.

Go With The Flow

Our epic and ancient rivers and streams make for a perfect way to unwind.

Something’s Brewing

Find out what’s on tap at our five stellar craft breweries.

Iconic Brevard

Sample our nine iconic Brevard experiences and see just how long it takes you to fall in love with our mountain paradise.

Artful Adventures

From live music to gallery walks, Brevard is a moveable feast of creativity and inspiration. Follow your muse.

Cedar Mountain Cool

Some of our smallest communities pack the biggest punch when it comes to F-U-N, and Cedar Mountain is no exception.

Lake Toxaway/ Sapphire

Climb up into Transylvania County’s high country for a variety of refreshingly cool experiences.

Let’s Ride

There’s a reason why BIKE Magazine calls Transylvania County “ground zero for some of the best riding in the nation.”