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Like to hike? So do we! Blue Ridge Hiking Company is Asheville's oldest Hiking Company, celebrating our 10th year of business in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. As we believe that the trail is there for everyone at every phase of life, we are...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Asheville, NC 28801
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I absolutely loved our experience with the Blue Ridge Hiking Company! We had 5 full-day hikes, and met the two most amazing guides, David and Caet! They were knowledgeable of the local terrain, flora and fauna, history, watering holes, and food. On...More

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Jennifer D, Owner at Blue Ridge Hiking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind review! We feel so lucky to have both David and Caet guiding for us. So happy you enjoyed your adventure-cation with us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I wanted to go hiking in the Asheville area. We were unsure where the best trails were, how to access them, where to park, how long to plan, and what to take. We are so lucky we found Melissa Adamo and BRHC....More

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Jennifer D, Owner at Blue Ridge Hiking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review! We are confident that our guides are what makes our company so great!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have always wanted to hike the AT, but never had the opportunity - enter Blue Ridge Hiking Company. I spent 3 wonderful days on the AT with a great group of women and Caitlynne Cash as our guide. Cate, a very experienced hiker, was...More

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Jennifer D, Owner at Blue Ridge Hiking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review! And thank you so much for volunteering to maintain our favorite trail!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome hike with Cate! We had a great time on our hike learning all mother nature has to offer. She is the queen of snacks!

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Jennifer D, Owner at Blue Ridge Hiking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much! Yes,Caet is the guide who"hikes to eat and eats to hike"!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter wanted to spend a few days on the AT during her Spring Break. We both were newbies so I contacted Cate to plan the trip and serve as our guide. It couldn’t have been a better experience! Her trail expertise coupled with her...More

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Jennifer D, Owner at Blue Ridge Hiking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review Carl! We were so happy we were able to connect you with the right guide for you and your daughter! And thanks for braving the cold!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spend 3 days with a group of 8 awesome women with Caet Cash as our guide. Max Patch to Hot Springs, NC. Can’t say enough good things about Caet. She encouraged us every step of the way, is very knowledgeable about the plants along the...More

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Jennifer D, Owner at Blue Ridge Hiking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review! We are working with Caet and our other guides to develop some awesome new trips for next year!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was looking to do something that I had never done before. I came across Blue Ridge Hiking Company's site and a 2-night/3-day hike along the AT. The timing was right. I wasn't sure what to expect because I had never been on a group...More

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Jennifer D, Owner at Blue Ridge Hiking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow what an amazing review. Experiences like this are what keep us doing what we do! Our mission is to educate and Caet is a talented teacher. Thanks so much for your kind words. It means so much!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to Blue Ridge Hiking Company and guide Caet Cash for making my first foray onto the Appalachian Trail memorable and something I'm determined to do again! Caet took great care of our small group of middle-aged women on a 2.5 day trip. Her warm...More

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Jennifer D, Owner at Blue Ridge Hiking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words Heather! Your group was so understanding about the reroute due to the forest fire and really pushed through the more difficult terrain. We can't wait for y'all to come back with us next year!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was with a group of 8 women that hiked the AT in Ocober 2018. Caitlynne Cash was the best guide ever! What enthusiasm! She was extremely knowledgeable, thorough, kind, understanding and patient. She prepared us well by checking our packs to make sure we...More

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Jennifer D, Owner at Blue Ridge Hiking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! We feel very lucky to have Caet on staff as a guide who is incredibly passionate about her work!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Caet Cash led our group of 5 women (beginners and experienced hikers) on a three-day, 21-mile hike on the Appalachian Trail from just north of Davenport Gap to Max Patch Summit in North Carolina, When a 40-acre wildfire engulfed our original route a week before...More

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Jennifer D, Owner at Blue Ridge Hiking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the kind review!

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marytom
April 25, 2018|
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We do! We hike all year round - even in the snow!
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cbg79
October 30, 2017|
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Absolutely! This sounds right up our alley. You can book online at our website or give us a call!
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sheriseklat
October 22, 2017|
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Hi Folks - unfortunately even though we love our furry friends, we are not able to take dogs with us on guided hikes - unless the pup is a service animal. We wish it weren't so, but our insurance does not allow it!
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