NOC Spring Fling
19 - 21 Apr 2020
Celebrate spring in the Smoky Mountains with a free, family-friendly event in the Nantahala Gorge! Enjoy paddling events, live music, delicious food and the 2nd Annual Live Like Maria Freestyle Shootout on this weekend of celebration.
In addition to the events listed below, we will have boat and gear raffle where you can win a Jackson Kayak Rock Star! Stop by the NOC Tent on River Left to grab your raffle tickets through 5PM Saturday. All proceeds benefit the Live Like Maria Foundation
Nantahala Outdoor Center's main campus, the Nantahala River Outpost is located in far Western North Carolina on US Highway 19. 12 miles from Bryson City and on the south side of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the outpost is nestled in the Nantahala Gorge. If you are on a Rapid Transit rafting/train excursions, the meeting place is in Bryson City at the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad Depot.