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Adventure Quest

Earthshine Lodge 1600 Golden Road, Lake Toxaway

A fun, guided scavenger hunt through the forest! Follow clues to find your way through the woods and learn all sorts of cool nature facts along the way. Be ready for an adventure! Ages 5+ Cost: $15 per person Availability: Pre-registration is required. Duration: 2 hours Ages: Ages 5 and over (Children must be accompanied […]

$15
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Blacksmithing & Brews

Earthshine Lodge 1600 Golden Road, Lake Toxaway

Experience the basics of shaping hot steel with a hammer and anvil in our unforgettable Blacksmithing & Brews workshop. No experience is necessary as our instructor will guide you every step of the way in this basics of blacksmithing program, helping you work a piece of rough steel into a one of a kind, hand […]

$95
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Wilderness Skills

Earthshine Lodge 1600 Golden Road, Lake Toxaway

Ever wonder what to do if you’re lost in the wild? Join one of our experienced instructors for a fun and adventurous jaunt through the wilderness where you’ll learn to build a debris shelter, collect and treat water, build a fire, and discuss the essentials to make sure you’re prepared any time you are headed […]

$20
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Creek Hike & Gem Mining

Earthshine Lodge 1600 Golden Road, Lake Toxaway

Put on your water shoes and bathing suits, and join us for a creek exploration – hiking up one of our favorite creeks! Embrace summer by cooling off and going on an aquatic adventure together. Highlights include gem mining along the way in the creek and an Earthshine sliding rock experience. A fun summer outing […]

$15
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Guided Nature Hike

Earthshine Lodge 1600 Golden Road, Lake Toxaway

Love learning cool stuff about nature? Join us for a hike on one of our private trails and learn about cool critters, flowers, trees and our amazing mountain ecology! Earthshine is located on 76 acres of mountaintop property and the hike takes place on Earthshine’s forest trails. You never know what you’ll find on these […]

$15
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Blacksmithing & Brews

Earthshine Lodge 1600 Golden Road, Lake Toxaway

Experience the basics of shaping hot steel with a hammer and anvil in our unforgettable Blacksmithing & Brews workshop. No experience is necessary as our instructor will guide you every step of the way in this basics of blacksmithing program, helping you work a piece of rough steel into a one of a kind, hand […]

$95
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Hands-On History: Pioneer Living

Earthshine Lodge 1600 Golden Road, Lake Toxaway

Earthshine has a 30-year history of providing educational living history experiences. Our Cherokee and Pioneer “Hands-on History” experiences provide guests with historical perspective and hands-on activities to learn about life in the 1800s. Cherokee experiences may include fire building, archery, a primitive clay project, and / or a nature walk. Pioneer experiences may include blacksmithing, […]

$25
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Nature Art

Earthshine Lodge 1600 Golden Road, Lake Toxaway

Get inspired by all that nature has to offer and get creative! Class led by: M Rathsack Registration fee: $30.00 (includes all materials) Please email m.rathsack.art@hotmail.com if you have any questions about the class or projects Each session will feature a new project. Examples of past projects include: Paper Making: Create your own sheets of […]

$30
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Creek Hike & Gem Mining

Earthshine Lodge 1600 Golden Road, Lake Toxaway

Put on your water shoes and bathing suits, and join us for a creek exploration – hiking up one of our favorite creeks! Embrace summer by cooling off and going on an aquatic adventure together. Highlights include gem mining along the way in the creek and an Earthshine sliding rock experience. A fun summer outing […]

$15
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Family Sip & Paint

Earthshine Lodge 1600 Golden Road, Lake Toxaway

Enjoy an afternoon of refreshments and art at the lodge! A glass of wine or a beer is included for parents and those under 21 can enjoy sweet tea, hot chocolate, juice, or sparkling water while working on a nature-themed painting under the instruction of our art teacher, M. Class led by: M Rathsack The […]

$35

 

Check hours of operation before visiting a business. Be prepared with water, food, and first-aid supplies when exploring outdoors.