The Deerwoode Wildlife Reserve offers a network of trails for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding and Pisgah Forest Stables and Whitewater Equestrian Center offer guided outrides and trails.
There are a variety of opportunities for water sports in the area on the French Broad River, lakes and ponds, including kayaking, white water rafting, smooth water float trips, and fly fishing. Deerwoode is set along a mile and a half of French Broad River frontage which offers excellent fishing for trout, crappie, muskies and largemouth, as well as eight lakes and ponds for fly-fishing.
The world-renowned Looking Glass Rock in the Pisgah National Forest and the nearby Cedar Rock is famous for its variety of climbs, and The Brevard Rock Gym offers indoor opportunities for beginners and experienced climbers to practice.
There are five excellent golf courses within a few miles of Deerwoode, including Glen Cannon, Connestee Falls, Broadmoor, Etowah, and Cummings Cove, the Brevard Music Center is home to an open-air auditorium that hosts world-class concerts and the Porter Center for Performing Arts offers year-round theatrical performances. Downtown Brevard has plenty of shopping and full service day spas that offer pampering body treatments and salon services.
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