Events

Featured Event

Merrell Adventure Dash

May 27, 2017

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

Upcoming Events

NRC Whitewater US Open

March 25 - 26, 2017

This national-level slalom and downriver race on the Nantahala River is suitable for intermediate to advanced paddlers. Learn More

NOC Trail Festival

April 21 - 22, 2017

Enjoy free gear repair, hiking-themed movies and games. Live music and bonfire round out the evening. Learn More

Nantahala Freestyle Shootout

April 22 - 23, 2017

Join NRC for a fun weekend of clinics and competition in the discipline of Freestyle. Learn More

Smoky Mountain Relay

April 22, 2017

Teams of 6 or 12 runners traverse 212 miles through the Smoky Mountains in this epic overnight relay. Learn More

NOC Spring Fling

April 29 - 30, 2017

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 27, 2017

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

Guest Appreciation Festival (GAF)

September 22 - 24, 2017

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