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Signs of Spring Guided Paddle

Signs of Spring Guided Paddle

We offer our “Signs of Spring” a series of guided canoe trips on selected Saturdays from April through June. This guided canoe trip balances nature observation with the quiet relaxation of a morning canoe outing.

Departing at 10 am (you must arrive by 9:15 am) from Headwaters, each canoe…

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Be My Valentine Couple’s Paddle

Be My Valentine Couple’s Paddle

Headwaters Outfitters in collaboration with MagPie Meat and Three and Butter and Blooms, presents a WNC Valentines Couples Paddle. Join paddling Guide Danielle Mathews Ennis for a guided sea kayaking paddle to a local area lake. Enjoy a pack lunch from MagPie Meat and Three and finish with the day…

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Fit Families 5K

Fit Families 5K

Each spring, this community race through downtown Burnsville brings together friends and family for a fun fitness event.

Businesses, civic leaders, church groups and community citizens are invited to cheer on the runners as they make their way through town. People often dress in costumes, ring…

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Burnsville Metric

Burnsville Metric

Riders mark the opening of the spring and summer cycling season with the 24th annual Burnsville Metric.

The metric is known for being one of the most scenic rides in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina. This year’s event includes a 60.7-mile loop, as well as a shorter 43-mile…

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