Outdoor Elements Festival

Date: April 13 - 14, 2018

Celebrate SPRING in the Smoky Mountains with a family-friendly event in the Nantahala Gorge. This event focuses on celebrating the Appalachian Trail thru-hikers and features our Flint Ridge 5k, along with a ton of free activities including outdoor films, yoga, live music, giveaways, meals, and sweet deals at the Outfitter's Store. This event is a must-add for your Spring calendar. 

Friday, April 13 Time Location
Schedule of Events
Movie Night 7 pm - 9 pm Relia's Garden- Upstairs
Saturday, April 14 Time Location
Flint Ridge 5K 9 am - 10:30 am Big Wesser BBQ
Outfitter's Store Vendor Fair 9 am - 4 pm Outfitter's Store
Yoga with Anna Levesque 10 am - 12 pm Big Wesser Deck
Whitewater Kayak Demos 11 am - 4 pm Takeout Beach
Thru-Hikers Feast 5 pm - 6 pm Relia's Garden
Attainment Race 5 pm - 7 pm Takeout Beach
Live Music 4 pm - 7 pm Adventure Deck
Outdoor Film 7 pm - 8 pm Adventure Deck

Click here for Flint Ridge 5K online registration


Saturday, April 14 Time Location
Attainment Race Schedule
Registration & Check-in 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm At Photo Finish 
Competitor Meeting 5:15 pm At Event Tent
Race STARTS 5:30 pm NOC Takeout Beach
Race Awards 6:30 pm Big Wesser BBQ

Classes: K1, K1W, C1, C1W, and C2

Click here for Attainment Race online registration