About Us

Dry FallsThe Carolina Mountain Club was established in 1923 and is the oldest Hiking and Trail Maintaining Club in Western N.C., fosters the enjoyment of the mountains of Western North Carolina and adjoining regions. 


  • Lead 175 hikes per year, Click here to Search Hikes
  • Maintain 400 miles of trail, Click here to go to Trail Work
  • Have an active program to build new trails
  • Promote the conservation of the trails and natural scenery in our area
  • Educate our members on hiking, trail building and maintenance skills
    work with the U. S. Forest Service, the National Park Service, and the State of North Carolina to achieve these goals.

You can contact us through the website by using the Contact Us page. You can also mail us at: P.O .Box 68, Asheville, NC 28802.

For the current status of CMC Club Activites, check out the updated CMC Overview presentation.

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