The contest began Feb. 25 and has included colleges and universities meeting in head-to-head matchups in a 32-school bracket. WCU and Lees-McRae have survived four rounds of voting through the magazine’s online poll to reach to the championship matchup.
Voting in the championship round to name the region’s “top adventure college” continues through 11 a.m. Monday, April 1. Visit contests.blueridgeoutdoors.com to view the bracket. Click on “Western Carolina University” to go to the voting page.