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Asheville Hiking Tours

Asheville, NC, USA
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About Asheville Hiking Tours
Let the local experts guide you to our favorite “secret spots” along the Blue Ridge Parkway and in our National Forests. Home to 250+ waterfalls and miles of hiking trails, the stunning scenery does not disappoint. Our tours provide a unique blend of storytelling, sightseeing and nature discovery! We visit historical sights and 150-foot waterfalls, and even enjoy wild food foraging on all of our tours. Our aim to provide a soul-nurturing experience in the outdoors is the reason why our guests return to experience these mountains with us, again and again! If you have a half day to spend with us, we recommend the Waterfalls and Blue Ridge Parkway Tour so you can capture multiple highlights of western North Carolina, including the iconic Blue Ridge Parkway, historic sites and “secret” hidden waterfalls. For those who have just a few hours to spend with us, we recommend the Guided 2-Hour Waterfall Hike. Private Tours, fully customizable, are also available and offer a range of hikes!
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As featured in Southern Living Magazine and MSN News, discover the authentic beauty of the Blue Ridge Parkway with a naturalist guide to show you the best vistas, photo spots, and waterfalls that make Asheville famous. This intimate, small-group tour makes it easy to get to know your experienced, expert guide and learn more about the region.

-Learn about the area’s history, plants, and wildlife from your naturalist guide
-Visit famous waterfalls and ones that most tourists miss
-See the best of the Blue Ridge Parkway’s expansive mountain views
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Linh T wrote a review Jun 22
Dallas, Texas21 contributions3 helpful votes
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My family had a blast with Eli and Nat. They pointed out the highlights along the Blue Ridge Parkway that we passed by. They had a wealth of knowledge on the flora and fauna of the area. We were only expecting a little hiking and a few waterfalls, but we also got a lot of interesting facts about plants and fungi. We even learned how to recognize poison ivy and stinging nettle and how to treat them. And we even saw some mushrooms. Our 9-year old was disappointed that we won't be doing our second hike with Eli and Nat.
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bjcbr18 wrote a review Jun 21
Dallas, Texas1 contribution
Shannon was an engaging & knowledgeable guide. Even when it rained, she continued to help us explore the beauty of the mountains. Enjoyed the unique experience of chewing on flavorful leaves! Her extensive knowledge of the history and area background was wonderful. Would go again with her.
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Date of experience: June 2022
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Karen W wrote a review Jun 21
Rockville, Maryland6 contributions8 helpful votes
Wonderful day! Great time with Eli as our guide. She was very knowledgeable and very enthusiastic. We hiked to a couple of waterfalls and stopped at some scenic overlooks. The hikes were nothing too strenuous. The waterfalls were beautiful. Highly recommend this tour.
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Date of experience: June 2022
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G W wrote a review Jun 20
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This was a wonderful experience. Our guide, Eli, was very informative and professional, with a brilliant personality to boot. The chosen hikes were catered to our group which was really appreciated. The overlooks were fantastic, same as the waterfalls. Thank you for the adventure!
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Date of experience: June 2022
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Daniel G wrote a review Jun 13
Scarsdale, New York6 contributions4 helpful votes
Excellent private hike with Paul. Super knowledgeable friendly and quick to cater the day to our needs and our abilities. GREAT TOUR
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