Events

Featured Event

Book Release: NOC Stories

April 28, 2018

Come out to Nantahala Outdoor Center to hear some of NOC's Stories, shared by author Payson Kennedy, along with several co-authors. Learn More

Upcoming Events

Book Release: NOC Stories

April 28, 2018

Come out to Nantahala Outdoor Center to hear some of NOC's Stories, shared by author Payson Kennedy, along with several co-authors. Learn More

NOC Spring Fling

April 28, 2018

Celebrate spring in the Smokies with free live music and gear demos, a community freestyle event and family-friendly activities. Learn More

Merrell Adventure Dash

May 26, 2018

Runners negotiate challenge obstacles in this 5K adventure race. Kids aged 12 and under race free with a participating adult. Learn More

Women’s Paddling Fest

June 1 - 3, 2018

The Ladies Southeast Paddling Series has moved to Nantahala Outdoor Center for a three-day paddling festival, hosted by inspirational paddler Anna Levesque! Learn More

Paddle Grapple

August 4, 2018

Canoe, Kayak, SUP, or Surfski in the 2018 Paddle Grapple - a multi-discipline 3 or 6 mile race on beautiful Fontana Lake. Learn More

Guest Appreciation Festival (GAF)

September 28 - 30, 2018

This weekend, NOC says "thank you!" to our guests with blow-out sales, paddling events, live music, family activities and more! Learn More