trips@blueridgehikingco.com

(828) 713-5451

 

Store

70 College Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Mon-Fri: 1p - 5p

Sat-Sun: 10a - 5p

Personal Outfitting Appointments available weekday mornings

 

Curbside Pickup offered during 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Prepping for an upcoming trip or looking to upgrade your outdated gear?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!


 

Learn to identify the plants you see on your hikes!

$28.00

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

Valentines Day Special

$160.00

Get out together in the new year!

$130.00

Gear up your adventure pup!

$90.00

Valentine's Day Special

$37.00

A delicious selection of our favorite treats from our hometown!

$60.00

Inspiration for little explorers!

$205.00

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

$25.00

Inspire an early love for birds!

$46.00

Our favorite hygiene products for the backcountry.

$60.00

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

$1,000.00

Everything you need to hit your local trails!

$100.00

The perfect break, any time of day!

$30.00

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

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

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

$97.00

All the inspiration you need to take your own adventure!

$107.00

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

$55.00

Experience the Appalachian Trail from the Comfort of Home!

$45.00

A La Carte 1-Hour Support Call

$85.00

4 Weeks of Personalized Thru-Hike Planning Support

$320.00

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

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

$95.00

A comfortable quick-dry hiking skirt with pockets!

$71.99

Frontcountry products for outdoor lovers!

$5.00

Carry the Appalachian Trail with you wherever you go!

$35.99

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

$12.00

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

$24.99

A screenprinted map of the Appalachian Trail.

$25.00

Beautiful handpainted ornaments, made in Hendersonville NC

$16.00

These lightweight earrings show off naturally beautiful wood!

$15.00

Pure simple popcorn happiness

$6.25

The perfect lightweight, portable recovery tool.

$17.00

Beautfiul wooden bowls made in Asheville, NC

$120.00

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

$17.00

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

$69.00

Appalachian Watercolors of the Serpentine Chain

$150.00

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

$14.00

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

$49.00

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

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

$27.00

Our favorite trail shoe for its blend of breathability and durability

$120.00

Premium Instant Tea in Seconds!

$6.99

Our favorite trail shoe for its blend of durability and durability

$120.00

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

$49.00
$8.00

A colorful warm layer

$40.00

What does your drink wear?

$12.95

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

$32.00

Trail map printed on 100% cotton bandana

$18.00

Track your progress toward your hiking goals!

$19.95

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

$8.95
$25.00

Mountain necklace handmade in Asheville, NC

$45.00
$25.00

Handmade Candles Inspired by Our Favorite Places

$18.00

Hand-painted in the Mountains of Western NC

$25.00

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

$21.99

An enchanting collection of wonderful creatures

$18.95

Find hiding and camouflaged creatures in 3 fun card games!

$10.00

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
$7.95

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

$13.00

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

$24.95

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

$23.99
$17.99
$17.99
$16.99

Prepare to fly with these realistic butterfly or owl wings!

$18.00

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

$17.99

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

A favorite go-anywhere friend!

$7.99

Plush birds with authentic bird calls!

$9.99
$17.99
$21.99
$16.99

The definitive interactive nature guide

$14.99

Outdoorsy puzzles for all of your indoorsy adventures!

$30.00

Outdoorsy puzzles for all of your indoorsy adventures!

$30.00

Outdoorsy puzzles for all of your indoorsy adventures!

$30.00

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

$38.00
$26.95

A True South puzzle featuring more than 50 illustrated birds

$26.95

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

$24.00

My Journey Up Kilimanjaro at 300 Pounds

$17.00

35 Spectacular Hikes in the Land of the Sky

$15.95

Field Guide

$9.95

The Wildest Woman in America and the Fight for Cumberland Island

$17.00

Field Guide

$12.95

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

$19.00

Adventures of a Wilderness Trekker

$18.95

Women of the Smokies

$14.95

The Pacific Crest Trail

$19.95

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

$27.95

Make tree identification in the Carolinas even more enjoyable!

$14.95

A Memoir

$14.95

A Guide to the Natural Wonders of the Blue Ridge Mountains

$18.95

Locally Made Waterproof Maps for Western North Carolina

$14.00

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

$19.95

Field Guide

$12.95

A field guide to 200 of the Carolina's wildflowers

$16.95

Field Guide

$9.95

Harnessing the Record-Breaking Power of Strength and Resilience

$17.00

Adventures on the Appalachian Trail 10th Anniversary Edition

$15.95

Field Guide

$12.95

A Field Guide

$35.00

The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail

$17.99

A Story of Love and Triumph

$24.95

Field Guide

$8.95

Field Guide

$11.95

From Industrial Site to Outdoor Treasure

$21.99

An Appalachian Trail Journey

$19.95

Keeping up with Jennifer Pharr Davis on the Appalachian Trail

$12.95

Field Guide

$12.95

Special 5th Edition

$22.95

A lightweight, durable, and versatile pot!

$29.95

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

$54.95

Easily collect, store, and treat water using your filter of choice!

$19.99

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

$27.95

Instant coffee that actually tastes good!

$8.99

An efficient stove for any adventure!

$64.95

Hydrate while you hike!

$99.95

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

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

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

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

$230.00

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

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

$129.95

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

$339.95

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

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

$49.95

Lightweight packable rain jacket, made in Asheville, NC

$89.10

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

A compact, lightweight headlamp with a waterproof body.

$29.95

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

$100.00

Low profile trucker hat with Blue Ridge Hiking Company logo

$25.00

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

$28.95

Our favorite water bottles to keep you hydrated on the trail

$11.95

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!

$38.00

This lightweight long sleeve tee is a great layering piece!

$30.00

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

$38.00

Recycled polyester tee adorned with BRHC logo

$25.00

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

$44.00

Recycled polyester tee adorned with BRHC logo

$25.00

Buttery soft bamboo fabric and feel great against the skin!

$44.00

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

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

The lightest, most breathable hiking shoe we could find!

$125.00

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