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Explore the beauty that surrounds Western Carolina University

Voted the Number One Outdoor Adventure University in the Southeast by Outdoor Magazine, three years running, means that your event will be filled with adventure.  Our summers are mild and provide great opportunities for your guests to enjoy all our mountain campus has to offer.  On-campus recreation opportunities include several multi-use athletic fields, a hiking and mountain biking trail system, a 50-foot indoor climbing wall, a large picnic facility with grills, a disc golf course, outdoor sand volleyball courts, six indoor gymnasiums and an indoor swimming pool.

Our outdoor program, Base Camp Cullowhee, can provide guided trips and team building activities including kayaking, paddle boarding, white water rafting, backpacking, caving and rock climbing.

For more on recreation in Western North Carolina, visit here!


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