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Swank 65

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 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... 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... Read More
Rock Climbing 101: Beginner Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing 101: Beginner Rock Climbing

Course Description: Ready to get into rock climbing or move from the gym to the crag? This course provides the foundational skill set you need to go rock climbing outside. The 101 course sets the stage for future courses with Pisgah Climbing School. Curriculum or Topics Covered: climbing movement belay techniques essential gear intro to basic anchor building crag etiquette and “Leave No Trace” skills access to Pisgah Climbing School private forum and partner finder Duration: 2... Read More
White Squirrel Cycling Classic

White Squirrel Cycling Classic

The White Squirrel Cycling Classic is a classic fall spinner during fabulous fall leaf season. Starting and ending in Rosman NC! Riders bike on flat valley roads near the base of Pisgah National Forest. They’ll meander along the French Broad River before riding into Henderson County and then back to Champion Park Pool. These routes will lead riders on a fully guided and supported bicycle tour of some Western North Carolina’s finest roads! Fully supported rest stops with medical assistance available and SAG... Read More
Jupiter Coyote ~ First Annual Sugarloaf Mountain Jam

Jupiter Coyote ~ First Annual Sugarloaf Mountain Jam

Join us for an evening with Jupiter Coyote, Jam Band Pioneers, with an outdoor concert at Deerwoode Reserve in Brevard, NC. Sponsored by Fields Automotive Group. Jupiter Coyote traces its roots to Brevard where childhood friends Matthew Mayes and John Felty decided in 1998 to pursue a career in music. Over the years they’ve added band members, including John Meyer, Noel Felty, Gene Bass, Sanders Brightwell, Steve Trisman, Robert Soto, and Ponchito. Their music is a mixture of Southern Appalachian boogie, bluegrass-infused, funk-rock. John Felty will be joining the band for this show! General Admission tickets are $30. Standing room in front of the stage, or bring a chair/blanket for lawn seating. Food truck and alcohol will be available for purchase. No outside food or beverages are allowed. All ages welcome! Gates will open for entry at 5 pm, the concert starts at 7 pm and the band will play two... Read More