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Sycamore Cycles Swank 65

Sycamore Cycles Swank 65

Sample some of Pisgah’s best trails in this great season closer – including the best trails at the front of the Forest! The Sycamore Cycles Swank 65 is MTB racing at its most primeval, far removed from civilization and polluted air. The race begins at 2200 feet, and consists of some of the best trail networks in Pisgah National Forest. Rolling over rugged mining roads, fun singletrack, tough climbs and hell-raising descents, the exhilarating course will test your skills and desire as you explore the devilish terrain of the Pisgah National Forest. THIS RACE IS LIMITED BY THE US FOREST SERVICE TO 200 PARTICIPANTS. Date: Sunday, November 14, 2021 Start Time: Packet pickup at 7:00 am. There will be a Race Meeting at the Start line at 8:55am. Every racer must attend meeting. You must have your shuttled items ready by 8:45 am. Race start will begin promptly at 9:00 am. Rest Stops/First Aid: There will be three fully-stocked rest stops on the course. The rest stops have food, Energy Drinks, and H₂O. We have a drop system organized so you can arrange to have your personal supplies at the rest stops. First Aid will be at every rest area and the Start/Finish area. Restroom facilities are also at the Start/Finish. When will Rest Stop Items Return? Rest Stop 1 items will be back around 2:00 pm. – we will not ship left items Rest Stop 2 items will be back around 4:00 pm. – we will not ship left items Location: From... Read More
Couch Potato

Couch Potato

The Couch Potato is an annual MTB race with a short enough course to make it doable from ‘off the couch’. Rolling over rugged mining roads, classic Pisgah singletrack, cursing climbs and giggling descents, this course will test your skills and desire as you explore the intoxicating terrain of the Pisgah National Forest.  Treating you to the finest trails at the entrance of the Forest. Good food, brews and a camp fire will be at the finish to comfort you after a long day in the saddle! THIS RACE IS LIMITED BY THE US FOREST SERVICE TO 200 PARTICIPANTS Date: Saturday, November 13, 2021 Start Time: Packet pickup starts at 7:00 am. There will be a Race Meeting at the Start line at 8:55 am. Every racer must attend meeting. You must have your shuttled items ready by 8:50am. Race start will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. Rest Stops/First Aid: There will be two fully-stocked rest stops on the course. The rest stops have food, CLIF Energy Drinks, and H₂O. We have a drop system organized so you can arrange to have your personal supplies at the rest stops. First Aid will be at every rest area and the Start/Finish area. Restroom facilities are also at the Start/Finish. When will Rest Stop Items Return? Rest Stop 1 and 2 items will be back around 2:00 pm Location: From the entrance of Pisgah Forest at the corner of US 64 and Hwy 276/280 go north on Hwy 276. After 1... Read More
6th Annual Pumpkinfest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard North Carolina!

6th Annual Pumpkinfest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard North Carolina!

Join us for fantastic, artistic fun for all ages and enjoy beautiful lighted carved pumpkin displays on a short walking trail, local musicians, food trucks, games, storytelling, face painting, white squirrel scavenger hunt, and docent lead tours of the Silvermont historic mansion. Big news for 2021, the Friends of Silvermont Pumpkinteers have added a spectacular new “White Squirrel Circus” display to the 18 other lighted pumpkin displays including Butterfly Garden, Pirates Cove, Under the Sea, Witches Circle, and more. Stroller and wheelchair accessible. Admission $5 cash. Parking onsite $5. Food and Drink for purchase- The BBQ Shed and Bill’s Boiler House Coffee Music- 6-9 pm Oct. 8- Byrd and Crows Oct. 9- McIntosh and the LionHearts Oct. 15- Big Eyed Rabbit Oct. 16- The Outside Dogs Oct. 22-23- Nikki Talley and Jason Sharp Oct. 29- Two Step Too October 30  Bill and the Bad Czechs  (5-9) Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Park in Brevard, NC: https://www.facebook.com/pumpkinpatchrevenge/ Silvermont Park:... Read More
6th Annual Pumpkinfest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard North Carolina!

6th Annual Pumpkinfest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard North Carolina!

Join us for fantastic, artistic fun for all ages and enjoy beautiful lighted carved pumpkin displays on a short walking trail, local musicians, food trucks, games, storytelling, face painting, white squirrel scavenger hunt, and docent lead tours of the Silvermont historic mansion. Big news for 2021, the Friends of Silvermont Pumpkinteers have added a spectacular new “White Squirrel Circus” display to the 18 other lighted pumpkin displays including Butterfly Garden, Pirates Cove, Under the Sea, Witches Circle, and more. Stroller and wheelchair accessible. Admission $5 cash. Parking onsite $5. Food and Drink for purchase- The BBQ Shed and Bill’s Boiler House Coffee Music- 6-9 pm Oct. 8- Byrd and Crows Oct. 9- McIntosh and the LionHearts Oct. 15- Big Eyed Rabbit Oct. 16- The Outside Dogs Oct. 22-23- Nikki Talley and Jason Sharp Oct. 29- Two Step Too October 30  Bill and the Bad Czechs  (5-9) Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Park in Brevard, NC: https://www.facebook.com/pumpkinpatchrevenge/ Silvermont Park:... Read More
6th Annual Pumpkinfest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard North Carolina!

6th Annual Pumpkinfest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard North Carolina!

Join us for fantastic, artistic fun for all ages and enjoy beautiful lighted carved pumpkin displays on a short walking trail, local musicians, food trucks, games, storytelling, face painting, white squirrel scavenger hunt, and docent lead tours of the Silvermont historic mansion. Big news for 2021, the Friends of Silvermont Pumpkinteers have added a spectacular new “White Squirrel Circus” display to the 18 other lighted pumpkin displays including Butterfly Garden, Pirates Cove, Under the Sea, Witches Circle, and more. Stroller and wheelchair accessible. Admission $5 cash. Parking onsite $5. Food and Drink for purchase- The BBQ Shed and Bill’s Boiler House Coffee Music- 6-9 pm Oct. 8- Byrd and Crows Oct. 9- McIntosh and the LionHearts Oct. 15- Big Eyed Rabbit Oct. 16- The Outside Dogs Oct. 22-23- Nikki Talley and Jason Sharp Oct. 29- Two Step Too October 30  Bill and the Bad Czechs  (5-9) Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Park in Brevard, NC: https://www.facebook.com/pumpkinpatchrevenge/ Silvermont Park:... Read More