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Moving Sidewalk Tours - Segway

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Neighborhood: Historic Montford
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Address: 36 Montford Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801
Phone Number: 828-776-8687
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Wes is Awesome!

The guide can make or break a tour. The segways are fun little machines, and this was my second tour on one. Wes went above and beyond to make sure everyone on our trip was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 14, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

The guide can make or break a tour. The segways are fun little machines, and this was my second tour on one. Wes went above and beyond to make sure everyone on our trip was comfortable, and he made continual checks with us to make sure we were holding up all right. As the tour progressed, it struck me that... More 

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Fort Mill, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Our company held a leadership retreat in Asheville. We we picked "Moving Sidewalk Tours" for our fun activity after a few days of hard work. Wes is a sincerely caring tour guide who wants you to have a great experience. The weather was fantastic and we covered miles and miles of the city. If you are interested in a unique... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

My husband and I had an awesome time on our segway tour. It was great that Wes oriented us to the segways in the parking lot and made sure we were completely comfortable before venturing out onto the road. Two hours is plenty of time to get your fun in. I would highly recommend this activity as a way to... More 

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Avery County NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

My hubby and I were planning a day trip to Asheville. My hubby had total knee replacements last oct. and needed to do something fun. I discovered this tour at 4 am on Saturday. I emailed and wes called me back. (not at 4 am but later) We made plans for the tour. He worked around and was able to... More 

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Southold, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Wes is a marvelous ambassador for the city of Asheville. We took this tour on a chilly November morning and it was the highlight of our time in Asheville. Wes was patient with us learning how to use the machine, appropriately safety minded and very knowledgeable about the city. About a half hour of training and 2 hours of city... More 

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We planned the last tour of the day with life long friends. I was the only one who had been on a segway before, but by the time we left the visitor's center, everyone felt comfortable on the vehicles. We thoroughly enjoyed our tour of downtown Asheville. Wes was a great guide with lots of history and stories about some... More 

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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This tour was lots of fun and actually pretty informative, as well. My husband and I are in our 50's and had no trouble learning how to ride the Segways. Wes was patient, friendly, and very accommodating.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This was my 14th time on a Segway. Needless to say, I LOVE Segways and have a good idea what makes a good tour and tour guide. Let's just say that Wes is great. He knows Asheville and it's history, he is entertaining, he is flexible and he is a good read of his audience and able to tailor the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This was our first Segway tour and found it very fun. Wes was a great tour guide!!! Our tour was cut short by 1 hour due to rain and Wes happily offered to prorate our tour Would have loved to hear a little more Asheville history

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Asheville NC has exciting history and beauty. One of our tours of the Downtown area was on the Segway and this added enormously to the experience. Wes was a wonderful guide, patient and willing to take the time to teach and guide Since he grew up in Asheville he was very well-versed in the history and the characters that grew... More 

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