Carolina Mountain Club

Hike, Save Trails, Make Friends!

Join Us!

We love to hike and work on our beloved trails, and we want you to join us. You can check us out through several hikes with us, or you can join first by clicking on the Join button on our home page. Please contact the hike leader ahead of time if you’re not a member.

Please browse our web site to see other activities you might like. We’re a non-profit with no paid staff, so we depend on volunteers to keep our club going. We would welcome your help!

Last Speaker Series of 2019.

Tuesday November 12,  6:30- 8:00

Ginger's Revenge, 829 Riverside Dr Suite 100, Asheville, NC, 


 Bekah and Derrick Quirin’s hiked the entire A.T. and  biked the Continental Divide from Canada to Mexico with their child at 1 and then 2 years old . Join us for an evening of stories and Q&A with the family who pioneered some serious long distance adventuring with a babe in tow.  Free to attend! The Ginger's Revenge bar will be open for drinks. 

"A Good Day on the Trail"

Lane Pinnacle

Lane Pinnacle

A good day on the trail, just wrapping up.

  • Lane Pinnacle

    A good day on the trail, just wrapping up.

  • Approaching Storm

    A view of an approaching storm along the Art Loeb on a difficult wilderness hike.

  • Usual Suspects

    A familiar group often seen on the trail.

  • Autumn 2019

    Autumn finally arrives, Late October 2019

  • Lunch Time

    A great view is always enjoyed, especially when having a lunch break and some chocolate.

  • Selfie Time

    It's always a good idea to take a picture of the friends that helped you scout a new hike.

  • Camino

    (CMC hikers travel far and wide) Lorraine and Judy) on the trail to Santiago via the traditional Camino

  • Pilot Mountain

    One of the great views of Pilot Mountain from the AT. Pilot Mountain is a great challenging hike, best done as a key swap.