trips@blueridgehikingco.com

(828) 713-5451

 

Store

70 College Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Friday - Monday: 9am - 6pm

Tuesday - Wednesday: 9am - 5pm

Thursday: 2pm - 6pm

Personal Outfitting Appointments available

 

Curbside Pickup offered during regular business hours.

Online orders shipped Mondays and Fridays.


Purchase an e-gift card to use in our shop!

Prepping for an upcoming trip or looking to upgrade your outdated gear? With a Personal Outfitting Appointment, you'll receive one-on-one attention from one of the most experienced, knowledgable trail experts in the North America.

Book an Outfitting Appointment

Our boutique in downtown Asheville specializes in lightweight and ultralight gear, with a focus on cottage industry and local builders.  Many of our are women-owned, sustainable, and made in the USA.  Our guides who have collectively hiked more than 75,000 miles (that's three times around the earth!) help us choose the best gear on the market.  

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

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


 

Valentines Day Special

$160.00

Valentine's Day Special

$37.00

Trail-ready art kits so you can participate in Wildflower Wednesdays or create your own masterpieces!

$25.00

Get out together in the new year!

$130.00

Gear up your adventure pup!

$90.00

Learn to identify the plants you see on your hikes!

$28.00

Inspiration for little explorers!

$205.00

Learn to identify the plants and animals you see on your hikes!

$31.00

All the Inspiration You Need to Take On Your Own Adventure!

$73.00

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

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

$97.00

Inspire an early love for birds!

$46.00

All the inspiration you need to take your own adventure!

$107.00

Experience the Appalachian Trail from the Comfort of Home!

$45.00

Everything you need to hit your local trails!

$100.00

The perfect break, any time of day!

$30.00

Our favorite hygiene products for the backcountry.

$60.00

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

$55.00

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

$42.00

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

$285.00

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

$185.00

A La Carte 1-Hour Support Call

$85.00

4 Weeks of Personalized Thru-Hike Planning Support

$320.00

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

$12.00

Beautiful handpainted ornaments, made in Hendersonville NC

$16.00

Pure simple popcorn happiness

$6.25

A screenprinted map of the Appalachian Trail.

$25.00

Beautfiul wooden bowls made in Asheville, NC

$120.00

Carry the Appalachian Trail with you wherever you go!

$35.99

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

A great starter kite doesn't get any simpler than this!

$27.00

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

$14.95

Locally roasted coffee, inspired by nature!

$12.99

The perfect lightweight, portable recovery tool.

$17.00

Premium Instant Tea in Seconds!

$6.99

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

$14.00
$8.00

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

$32.00

These lightweight earrings show off naturally beautiful wood!

$15.00

Appalachian Watercolors of the Serpentine Chain

$150.00

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 pack!

$17.00

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

$49.00

The three components of the fire triangle - ignition source, fuel, and oxygen - in one easy-to-use kit!

$24.99

A colorful warm layer

$40.00
$25.00

Mountain necklace handmade in Asheville, NC

$45.00

Trail map printed on 100% cotton bandana

$18.00

Track your progress toward your hiking goals!

$19.95

Handmade Candles Inspired by Our Favorite Places

$18.00

Hand-painted in the Mountains of Western NC

$25.00

Farm to teacup teas crafted in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains!

$8.95
$25.00

A father and child head out on a hike, keeping a cherished family tradition alive.

$17.99

A favorite go-anywhere friend!

$7.99

Plush birds with authentic bird calls!

$9.99
$17.99

Urban Hikes to Backyard Treks and National Park Adventures

$17.95
$21.99
$16.99

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

$15.95

An enchanting collection of wonderful creatures

$18.95

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

$21.99
$17.99
$7.95

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

$23.99

Find hiding and camouflaged creatures in 3 fun card games!

$10.00

Prepare to fly with these realistic butterfly or owl wings!

$18.00
$17.99

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

$12.99

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 outdoors with the littlest explorers in your life!

$23.99
$16.99

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

$24.95

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

$13.00

These zippered bags are perfect for on-the-go!

$38.00

Outdoorsy puzzles for all of your indoorsy adventures!

$30.00

Outdoorsy puzzles for all of your indoorsy adventures!

$30.00

The definitive interactive nature guide

$14.99

Outdoorsy puzzles for all of your indoorsy adventures!

$30.00

A True South puzzle featuring more than 50 illustrated birds

$26.95
$26.95

Field Guide

$11.95

Special 5th Edition

$22.95

Keeping up with Jennifer Pharr Davis on the Appalachian Trail

$12.95

Locally Made Waterproof Maps for Western North Carolina

$14.00

35 Spectacular Hikes in the Land of the Sky

$15.95

Make tree identification in the Carolinas even more enjoyable!

$14.95

A Guide to the Natural Wonders of the Blue Ridge Mountains

$18.95

Harnessing the Record-Breaking Power of Strength and Resilience

$17.00

Field Guide

$12.95

An Appalachian Trail Journey

$19.95

Field Guide

$9.95

My Journey Up Kilimanjaro at 300 Pounds

$17.00

Field Guide

$12.95

A Field Guide

$35.00

The Wildest Woman in America and the Fight for Cumberland Island

$17.00

Adventures of a Wilderness Trekker

$18.95

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

$19.95

Field Guide

$8.95

From Industrial Site to Outdoor Treasure

$21.99

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

$19.00

The Pacific Crest Trail

$19.95

Field Guide

$12.95

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

$24.00

How Connecting with Animals can Transform Our Lives - and Save Theirs.

$27.95

Field Guide

$9.95

A Memoir

$14.95

Field Guide

$12.95

Adventures on the Appalachian Trail 10th Anniversary Edition

$15.95

Women of the Smokies

$14.95

A field guide to 200 of the Carolina's wildflowers

$16.95

A Story of Love and Triumph

$24.95

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

$54.95

An efficient stove for any adventure!

$64.95

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

$27.95

Hydrate while you hike!

$99.95

Instant coffee that actually tastes good!

$8.99

A lightweight, durable, and versatile pot!

$29.95

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

$235.00

This lighteweight technical daypack is perfect for any day-long adventure!

$134.99

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

$49.99

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

$270.00

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

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

$334.00

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

$339.95

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

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

$49.95

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

$129.95

Lightweight packable rain jacket, made in Asheville, NC

$89.10

A compact, lightweight headlamp with a waterproof body.

$29.95

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

$34.99

The most breathable rain protection out there, in a compact, packable size!

$35.00

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

This lightweight long sleeve tee is a great layering piece!

$30.00

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

$9.95

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

$15.00

Casual chino hat with embroidered Blue Ridge Hiking Company logo

$25.00

Low profile trucker hat with Blue Ridge Hiking Company logo

$25.00

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

$23.00

Merino wool hiking socks inspired by the Columbia River Valley

$23.00

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

A cozy warm blend of merino wool and bamboo!

$75.00

A cozy warm blend of merino wool and bamboo!

$75.00

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

$39.95

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

$11.99

Classic bikini underwear with a flawless smooth fit!

$11.95

Double layer pouch with soft elastic waistband!

$24.95