We have always promoted safe and responsible exploration of our mountains and will continue those efforts as we move carefully through this pandemic. We are committed to providing accurate, up-to-date information on what's reopened in Asheville and Western NC, as well as offer recommendations on how to safely experience everything our region has to offer. Check back daily for updates and please wear a mask! (Feature photo: Mountain bikers at DuPont State Forest)
Governors Cooper's 3 Phase Plan to reopen NC.
Current Status of Asheville & Western NC: Phase 2. This phase will be in effect until September 9 at which time it will be decided if NC remains in Phase 2 or moves onto Phase 3. Check back for details!
How does Phase 2 impact traveling in and around Asheville?
Practice the 3 W's
The NC Department of Health and Human Services is asking us to stay strong and continue to flatten the curve and slow the spread of COVID-19.
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For more general information related to the coronavirus COVID-19, visit the Center for Disease Control’s website and NCDHHS's website.