Mountain Roots, Inc.

Outdoor Education

Mountain Roots, Inc. offers Outdoor Education programs for local students. Brevard Academy, a Challenge Foundation Academy, benefits from the weekly programs of Mountain Roots as we explore the natural world and learn more about ourselves and our classmates! Contact us today to learn how we can incorporate regular or one-time programs into your school's curriculum.

Support Mountain Roots

Mountain Roots, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Your support helps to provide scholarships, and allows us to grow our experiential education programs. All donations are tax deductible. Visit our Fundraising page to learn more about our current Fundraising drive!

Learn more about our story by clicking the link here:

Story of Mountain Roots Blog Post

Upcoming Events‚Äč



June 13-17   Day Camp Session 1

June 20-24   Day Camp Session 2

June 27-July 1  Day Camp Session 3

July 11-15    Pottery Camp Week 1

July 25-29    Pottery Camp Week 2--AM Session Only

August 8-12  Day Camp Session 4

August 15-19  Day Camp Session 5

Pottery Camp & Pottery Classes

Mountain Roots is approaching another summer of pottery camp!

Visit our Arts Fun page for more info. and registration forms.

Pottery Camp dates 2016:

July 11-15 -- Week 1

July 25-29 -- Week 2--AM Session ONLY

Mountain Roots will be offering a beginner to intermediate wheel throwing class with John Dodson of Mud Dabbers pottery April 18-20, 22 (trim), 29 (glaze) at TCArts. Call 828-884-2787 to register.

Interested in taking a one time class or Independent Study?

Call TCArts for more information. (Mountain Roots is no longer

offering these classes).

your next adventure?

Leadership and Team Building Programs

Mountain Roots Day Camp

Does your community group, sports team, or corporation need a retreat?

We offer both day and overnight opportunities to get away and be brought together. We offer a wide range of team building activities, goal setting and visioning opportunities, and leadership development practices. Contact us today to plan your leadership program--a retreat, day in the woods, backpacking adventure, or even a train the trainers event!


Mountain Roots is excited to be offering several weeks of day camp this summer in Brevard, NC (in addition to two weeks of pottery camp)! 

Offering programs for even the Pre-School adventurers of Transylvania County. Mountain Roots Day Camp 2016 will be offered 5 weeks.

Sign up for one, some, or all: June 13-17; June 20-24; June 27-July 1; August 8-12; August 15-19, 2016. Multi-week & sibling discounts available.

Day Camp is filling FAST, so get your registration in soon!

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