Special Events with Songwriters!

Fly Fishing with Radney Foster

Join Radney and expert guides for a beautiful morning in the Blue Ridge, fly fishing in a super-secret location!
No fishing license needed

Monday, September 5th
9am – 11am

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Hike with Eric Erdman

An easy 2.5 mile hike at the Blue Ridge Conservancy! Go at your own pace and enjoy quality time with this brilliant songwriter!

Tuesday, September 6, 2022
10:00 AM

This is a FREE event. More info here.


Hike with Caleb Caudle

An easy 2.5 mile hike at the Blue Ridge Conservancy! Go at your own pace and enjoy quality time with Caleb!

Wednesday, September 7
10 AM

This is a FREE event. More info here.


Kayaking with Matt King and Heidi Newfield
Minutes from Boone, North Carolina, and at the headwaters of the ancient New River, we have a gentle stretch of water where everyone can marvel at the beauty of the Blue Ridge. A three hour trip, paddle upstream and float back with Matt & Heidi! The kayaks have the most comfortable seats, made right here in North Carolina, and are perfect for a first time kayaker!

Wednesday, September 7

Info and Tickets here.


Hike with Chris Buhalis

An easy 2.5 mile hike at the Blue Ridge Conservancy! Go at your own pace and enjoy quality time with Chris!

Thursday, September 8, 2022
10:00 AM

This is a FREE event. More Info here.


Tubing with Damn The Banjos!

Who doesn’t want to do this? It’s the ultimate tubing experience with Supergroup, Damn the Banjos. Float for three hours down the crystal-clear waters of the South Fork of the New River with Tim Carter, Mike McAdam, Scotty Huff, and Dann Sherrill. Comfortable tubes with backrests supplied by River Girl Co. Ridiculous hijinks supplied by Damn the Banjos.  

Thursday, September 8, 2022
12:30 pm

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Songwriting Session with John Lowell

A Two-Day, Ten Hour Songwriting Workshop with John Lowell. John is on Songwriting committee at IBMA, in the songwriter showcase IBMA 2019 and 2021, had Wyoming’s number one album of 2021, and won the Hazel Dickens songwriter grand prize 2020. This rare experience is limited to ten students  with only five spots left. 

$500.00 

Wednesday Sept 7th and
Thursday Sept 8th

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