Plan to Compete and a Destination Getaway all in the same weekend!
The 14th Annual Lake Lure Olympiad is not just a weekend full of race events, it's also a breathtaking destination perfectly designed for a week long family vacation or getaway with friends and loved ones.
End the summer with adventures on and off the lake! Hike, bike or climb your way through the the Hickory Nut Gorge. Enjoy a leisure walk along the Rocky Broad River or the Lake Lure Flowering Bridge. Cruise on a pontoon boat with Lake Lure Tours or relax at the beach. Take in the 75-Mile panoramic view atop Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park, enjoy a plethora of water sports with Lake Lure Adventure Company or try zip lining at Canopy Ridge Farm.
Shops, eateries, breweries and taprooms are plentiful in Chimney Rock Village, Lake Lure and surrounding area towns. And our scenic driving tours will keep you mesmerized for hours. You'll even find a distillery up there in them hills! Unplug, recharge and experience the best of what nature brings in 2017!
Rumbling Bald Resort in Lake Lure offers a wide selection of lodging options fit for a large family, a group of friends or the couple looking for a peaceful experience. Choose from homes, condos, studios and RV camping spots all including resort amenities!
Participating athletes can book their stay for the week of the Lake Lure Olympiad Sports Festival and receive 10% off your lodging.
Call Debbie Earley at 828-694-3027 or send her an email requesting information at firstname.lastname@example.org
Click to view the Lake Lure & Blue Ridge Foothills travel guide below for many more details.