WHAT: Join us for a night of food, entertainment and storytelling. Proceeds will support scholarships for NYC Outward Bound Schools public school students to attend North Carolina Outward Bound School expeditions in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Entertainment will be provided by Vy Higgins Gospel Choir and there will be a short program highlighting Outward Bound alumni from 2018. Admission is free; donations highly encouraged. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 28th.
WHERE: Ride starts and finishes at the Wedge at Foundation, 5 Foundy Street, Asheville, NC 28801
WHAT: North Carolina Outward Bound School (NCOBS) is hosting a half century bike ride and new 12 Mile Fun Ride in honor of Collier Lilly. The ride offers a beautiful Blue Ridge Mountain route, the 50 mile half century with 3,600 feet of climbing, that will start and end at the NEW Wedge Brewing Company location in Asheville. In keeping with Outward Bound’s bedrock principles of “challenge and discovery,” the Collier Lilly Ride for NCOBS will take riders over challenging mountain passes and allow them to discover scenic roads for the first time. This exciting event is being held on Memorial Day Weekend.
New in 2019, North Carolina Outward Bound School (NCOBS) is hosting a brand new twelve mile fun ride. The NCOBS Collier Lilly 12 Mile Ride, begins at the Wedge at Foundation, and flows primarily along the French Broad River. The route follows Amboy Road to Carrier Park and Hominy Park on various paved roads and greenways and off-road packed dirt greenways and side-roads. This route is for the casual cyclist that enjoys riding bikes for the joyful experience and is comfortable riding on paved and off-road dirt packed surfaces.
North Carolina Outward Bound School is a registered 501(c)(3). Contributions are therefore tax-deductible to the full extent provided by the law. Financial information about North Carolina Outward Bound School is available from the NC State Solicitation Licensing Branch at (919) 733-4150.