You Can Have FUN in Recovery!

The recovery community provides many fun fellowship activities such as Sundays in the Park, Bowling Night and Game Night.

Asheville, located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains is an amazing city full of culture and adventure. Downtown, the River Arts District and all surrounding areas offer an endless amount of activities, entertainment and relaxation.

Outdoor Activities

Blue Ridge Parkway

Drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Park and revel in the many captivating overlooks and attractions. Explore Mount Pisgah, Craggy Gardens and the highest mountain in the East, Mount Mitchell.

State and National Forests

Enjoy the natural beauty Western North Carolina has to offer at these magnificent forests:

  • Dupont State Forest

  • Nantahala National Forest

  • Pisgah National Forest

Waterfalls Galore!

There are hundreds of waterfalls to visit nearby. Our favorite is Triple Falls!

Hike or Bike your Heart Out!

Miles and miles of Hiking and Mountain Biking Trails for all skill levels in National or State Parks and Forests.

Paddle Away!

Go Whitewater Rafting, Kayaking, or Tubing in the French Broad, Nantahala and Pigeon River, Rent a Paddle-board or Canoe in Lake Lure or Lake Julian.

Splash Around! Just Keep Swimming!

Take a dip in one of the many swimming holes, swim under waterfalls or just soak in the sun.

Festivals & Events

Experience art and craft fairs, local food festivals, street festivals and free live music events in and around Asheville. We enjoy dancing at the drum circle downtown.

Get Stoked for the Slopes!

Western North Carolina is more than only warm climate fun. Jump into the winter mountain snow, with plenty of places to ski or snowboard.

Stop and Smell the Flowers!
Visit Asheville's Botanical Gardens or Arboretum and relax in beautiful gardens, meadows and trails.

Indoor Activities

Fun Depot

Be a kid at Fun Depot! Spend the afternoon playing laser tag, go karting, completing the outdoor ropes course and playing a variety of games in an effort to cash out and win prizes!

Indoor Exercise

Asheville has two bowling alleys, as well as a skating rink nearby! We also have several rock climbing gyms and two trampoline parks within an hour's drive!

Entertainment/Concerts/Comedy Shows

Asheville is home to a women's indoor roller derby league, at least a dozen movie theaters and regularly we have both legends and newcomers in the comedy and music scene performing at spots all over town, as well as retro video game and arcade locations.

Art Craft Workshops, Classes, Clubs

The Asheville arts scene is buzzing, featuring hundreds of fine artists, performing arts venues, mountain crafters, folk artists, hip arts neighborhoods, numerous art galleries and myriads of art events.

Meetups and Networking

Whether you're hobby is arts and crafts, computer coding, yoga and massage, business networking, or outdoor adventuring...there are thousands of local Asheville Meetups where you can meet new friends who share your common interests.

Restaurants/Cafes

Asheville is a food lover's paradise with hundreds of locally owned dining locations offering everything from southern comfort food to high end dining options. 

Local Shops/Galleries

Spend an afternoon at the Asheville Mall, the Biltmore Outlets, or take a stroll downtown to browse many uniquely Asheville clothing boutiques and vintage spots!