You pick the itinerary and the date and we'll get you there! (Don't forget, price includes meals, guides and rentals for first time TAO participants!)
Triangle Area Day Hikes Year-round
If you live in the Triangle, you have probably come to realize by now that there are a plethora of trails to explore within a 30 minute drive. Join us as we do our best to explore them all, or schedule your own guided hike for your family/friends/co-workers.
Starting at $125 for groups of 15 Team Building and/or meal options available
Triangle Area Camping & Backpacking March-early June
There's nothing better than a getaway that only takes 20 minutes to get to! Join us as we explore some of the many wonders at our local State Parks. Choose from Jordan or Falls Lake, Eno River, or Raven Rock.
Starting at $45 for adults/ $35 kids 3-11
Hanging Rock & Stone Mountain Camping April-May
The mountains don't get much closer to the Triangle than Hanging Rock and Stone Mountain State Parks! Choose your level of adventure: hike to "the" Hanging Rock and then head back to enjoy an afternoon on the white sand beaches of the mountain lake, or reach for the top at Moore's Knob.
OR visit the old homestead and one of the largest granite domes east of the Mississippi at Stone Mountain!
Following the day's activities, home-cooked meals & campfires await.
Starting at $55 for adults $45 for kids 5-11
Mother's Day Campout & Paddle, Jordan Lake May 12th-13th
What better way to celebrate Mother's Day, then hanging out with other families roasting s'mores, playing games and showing your kids the many wonders of their other mother - Mother Nature!
Adults $45 Kids $35
Boat rentals**: $10 adults/$6 for kids
Mothers take 15% off! Offer expires December 31st
Nantahala Outdoor Center Late May-September:
The Nantahala Outdoor Center offers nothing but amazing options for the true outdoor adventurer! Raft the Nantahala River (mostly bouncy class 1-2 rapids, finishing with one optional class 3), take on the adventure course and small zip, or go bold on the Mountain Zip! Tsali Trails offer some of the best mountain biking on the east coast, or paddle the picturesque Fontana Lake.
Add-ons: Mountain Zip $100, Tsali mtn bike $45 SUP/kayak Fontana $30, furnished cabin or hotel room $100-$150
*Tent rental is free for first time TAO participants. See our rental policy for additional information and pricing. **Boat rental for our "Camp and Paddle" outings will guarantee your party approximately 2 hours of rotating paddle time on the water as we share the boats with the other participants on our outing.