trips@blueridgehikingco.com

(828) 713-5451

 

Store

70 College Street, Asheville, NC

Friday November 27: 9a - 6p

Saturday November 28: 9a - 6p

Sunday November 29: 9a - 6p

 

Monday - Friday: 1p - 5p

Saturday - Sunday: 10a - 5p

Personal Outfitting Appointments also available.

 

Curbside Pickup available during regular open hours.

Online Orders are shipped every Monday and Friday.

 

Women Led Wednesday, Black Friday, and Small Business Saturday Promos start November 25!  Learn more here.


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Are you getting ready for an upcoming trip or looking to upgrade your backpacking gear?  At a Personal Outfitting Appointment, you can receive personalized fit instruction in a one-on-one setting from one of our experts.

Book an Outfitting Appointment

Our boutique in downtown Asheville specializes in lightweight and ultralight backpacking gear, with a focus on cottage industry brands and local gear builders.  Many of our brands are women-owned, made in the USA, and sustainable.  Our gear is chosen by our guides, who have thousands of miles of experience to help us choose the best gear on the market.  

We also feature a curated selection of gifts made by local artisans, inspired by their own time and experiences in nature.

Shop some of our featured items below, or stop by the downtown Asheville store to see our full selection!


 

Inspiration for little explorers!

$205.00

Gear up your adventure pup!

$90.00

This is a great add-on package to a guided backpacking trip that includes many of the personal items you'll need, and one of our favorite optional recommended items!

$70.00

The "big 3" pieces of gear you need to hit the trail!

$1,000.00

All the inspiration you need to take your own adventure!

$143.00

Our kids package features educational and creative toys to entertain and inspire!

$42.00

Everything you need to hit your local trails!

$100.00

Beautiful Handmade Gifts, Made in NC and Celebrating the Blue Ridge Mountains!

$97.00
$107.00

The perfect break, any time of day!

$30.00

Experience the Appalachian Trail from the Comfort of Home!

$45.00

Slow down on your next hike and add bird watching to your adventure!

$55.00

Our favorite hygiene products for the backcountry.

$60.00

Inspire an early love for birds!

$46.00

Give the gift of adventure with a gift certificate for a Private Full Day Hike!

$275.00

Give the gift of adventure with a gift certificate for a Private Half Day Hike!

$175.00

This microfiber blanket has a DWR nylon lining making it the perfect picnic blanket!

$69.00

A comfortable quick-dry hiking skirt with pockets!

$71.99

Our favorite packable towel kit includes two towel sizes and a handy mesh stuff sack!

$49.00

What does your drink wear?

$12.95

This lightweight packable pourover ensures you still get a great cup of coffee on the go!

$14.95

Carry the Appalachian Trail with you wherever you go!

$35.99

Appalachian Watercolors of the Serpentine Chain

$150.00

Pure simple popcorn happiness

$6.25

One pair of Farm to Feet socks, in a surprise color!

$14.40

One pair of Farm to Feet socks, in a surprise color!

$12.00

Lightweight neck gaiter featuring a Blue Ridge Hiking Company logo and blue ridge mountain motif

$12.00

The perfect lightweight, portable recovery tool.

$17.00

Our favorite trail shoe for its blend of breathability and durability

$120.00

A screenprinted map of the Appalachian Trail.

$25.00

Locally roasted coffee, inspired by nature!

$12.99

This performance gridded fleece - locally made in NC and embellished with a custom hiker girl logo - makes the perfect layering piece!

$95.00

Small and lightweight, this everyday knife fits well in a pocket, purse, or pack!

$14.00

Skida hats are made in Vermont and have as much performance as they do style!

$32.00

Our favorite trail shoe for its blend of durability and durability

$120.00

Premium Instant Tea in Seconds!

$6.99

Lightweight, versatile binoculars that are perfect for backpacking trip or day hikes!

$49.00

Trail map printed on 100% cotton bandana

$18.00

A colorful warm layer

$40.00

These lightweight earrings show off naturally beautiful wood!

$15.00

Mountain necklace handmade in Asheville, NC

$45.00

Track your progress toward your hiking goals!

$19.95

This short fleece skirt is perfect over leggings or tights for the hikes where you need a little extra warmth!

$37.00

Handmade Candles Inspired by Our Favorite Places

$18.00

Hand-painted in the Mountains of Western NC

$25.00

Find hiding and camouflaged creatures in 3 fun card games!

$10.00

Prepare to fly with these realistic butterfly or owl wings!

$18.00

A full-color LED headlamp, perfectly sized for kids!

$24.95

A unique, fast-paced, nature-inspired game the whole family will love!

$12.99

Mommy, do prinesses seem at all like me? Look inside yourself and see...

$15.95

Urban Hikes to Backyard Treks and National Park Adventures

$17.95

Merino wool hiking socks for kids that are perfect for play or everyday with a fun ice cream cone print!

$13.00

Share your love of the trail with the littlest hikers in your life!

$23.99

Merino wool hiking socks for kids that are perfect for play or everyday with a T-Rex print!

$13.00

Share your love of the outdoors with the littlest explorers in your life!

$23.99

Perfectly sized for little explorers!

$10.25
$17.99

Outdoorsy puzzles for all of your indoorsy adventures!

$30.00

Outdoorsy puzzles for all of your indoorsy adventures!

$30.00

Here's one way to complete the trail!

$26.95

Outdoorsy puzzles for all of your indoorsy adventures!

$30.00
$26.95

Enjoy the Many Beautiful Areas of America's Most Visited National Park!

$26.95
$26.95

A True South puzzle featuring more than 50 illustrated birds

$26.95

Adventures on the Appalachian Trail 10th Anniversary Edition

$15.95

A Story of Love and Triumph

$24.95

Locally Made Waterproof Maps for Western North Carolina

$14.00
$12.95
$15.95

Harnessing the Record-Breaking Power of Strength and Resilience

$17.00

A field guide to 200 of the Carolina's wildflowers

$16.95

The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail

$17.99

An Appalachian Trail Journey

$19.95

My Journey Up Kilimanjaro at 300 Pounds

$17.00

Trail Guidebooks for North Carolina's Mountains-to-Sea Trail

$19.95
$35.00

The Wildest Woman in America and the Fight for Cumberland Island

$17.00

From Industrial Site to Outdoor Treasure

$21.99

The Battle to Save One Small Community in the Wilderness Along the Appalachian Trail

$19.00

Your companion for birding in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$11.95

Special 5th Edition

$22.95

The Official Guide from Friends of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail

$24.00

The same water filter we use on our guided trips - a thru-hikers' favorite!

$27.95

Instant coffee that actually tastes good!

$8.99

This stove and pot combination is the perfect lighweight cookset for your overnight adventures!

$54.95

Lightweight and durable, this pack features a vest yoke to provide plenty of stability on trail!

$235.00

The Mariposa 60L Backpack is one of our favorite overnight packs on the market!

$270.00

A lightweight water-resistant daypack that packs down so small it'll fit in your pocket!

$49.99

We love this ultralight, two person tarp because it is easy to set up and weighs just over a pound!

$210.00

The Haven NetTent, paired with the Haven Tarp, creates an ultralight yet roomy shelter that protects against all the elements.

$160.00

Lightweight and super packable, this is a great tent for backpacking, paddle camping, or bike touring!

$230.00

This one person tent is a Jennifer Pharr Davis favorite because of its easy setup and ultralight design.

$334.00

The SoLong 6 is the perfect ultralight tent for people looking for plenty of space without compromising weight.

$378.00

The NEMO Switchback is the most packable ultralight foam sleeping pad on the market for weight and warmth class.

$49.95

An innovative ultralight down sleeping bag designed to keep even the coldest of sleepers warm and comfortable.

$339.95

The Tensor is an ultralight inflatable sleeping pad that provides incredible comfort without compromising weight.

$129.95

An ultralight quilt made of premium 850+ fill down that was designed to be a thru-hikers dream.

$420.00

The NEMO Aya is an innovative ultralight down sleeping bag designed to keep even the coldest of sleepers warm and comfortable.

$339.95

The Alpinlite is a high-quality, ultralight down bag that is known for its width and warmth.

$570.00

A great hands-free accessory for hiking, travel, or festivals.

$34.99

Lightweight packable rain jacket, made in Asheville, NC

$89.10

A lighteweight collapsible carbon fiber trekking pole featuring extended foam grips and a flip lock system.

$79.99

A compact, lightweight headlamp with a waterproof body.

$29.95

Lightweight, breathable, packable, and fast drying - the perfect camp shoe!

$100.00

Recycled polyester tee adorned with BRHC logo

$25.00

Casual chino hat with embroidered Blue Ridge Hiking Company logo

$25.00

This pint cup is perfect for around the house or on your next adventure outside.

$9.95

Low profile trucker hat with Blue Ridge Hiking Company logo

$25.00

This enamel mug is perfect for hot drinks around a campfire.

$15.00

This insulated mug is the perfect size for mountain top coffee breaks or a walk around town

$28.95

Buttery soft bamboo fabric dries quickly and feels great against the skin!

$38.00

Our favorite water bottles to keep you hydrated on the trail

$11.95

Buttery soft bamboo fabric dries quickly and feel great against the skin!

$38.00

Stay cool on the trail with this recycled polyester tank top

$25.00

Buttery soft bamboo fabric dries quickly and feels great against the skin!

$44.00

This lightweight long sleeve tee is a great layering piece!

$30.00

Buttery soft bamboo fabric and feel great against the skin!

$44.00

Recycled polyester tee adorned with BRHC logo

$25.00

The perfect merino wool hiking socks for anyone who loves the Appalachian Trail!

$23.00

Merino wool hiking sock inspired by the Blue Ridge Mountains and our hiker girl logo

$23.00

Merino wool hiking socks featuring one of our favorite parts of the Appalachian Trail

$23.00

Merino wool hiking socks featuring one of our favorite parts of the Appalachian Trail

$23.00

The perfect merino wool hiking socks for anyone who loves the Appalachian Trail!

$23.00

Double layer pouch with soft elastic waistband!

$24.95

The pStyle is a handy device for any person that hates having to squat to pee in the woods (or anywhere)!

$11.99

The Wander Wipe is an upgraded version of a traditional bandana style pee rag that adds comfort and cleanliness to peeing in the woods!

$15.00

A menstrual cup is our go-to solution for feminine hygeine in the backcountry

$39.95

Classic bikini underwear with a flawless smooth fit!

$11.95