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things to do after retreat at tekoa retreatsLocated in the Heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains and near the City of Hendersonville, Tekoa Retreats is a beautiful place to get away from it with friends and family or church and school groups. Whatever the reason, Tekoa Retreats is an excellent option for your next retreat. 

However, after your event is over and the attendees of your retreat or heading back home, exploring and around the area can lead to an inspiring experience on their own. For example, Pisgah National Forest is right up the road and is full of some of the most awe-inspiring beauty on this side of the Mississippi. If you are looking for things to do before or after your retreat, we have some exciting things to discover.

Where to Go After a Retreat at Tekoa Retreats

Blue Ridge Parkway

No trip to western North Carolina is complete without visiting the Blue Ridge Parkway. Stretching 469 miles through North Carolina and Virginia, The Blue Ridge Parkway links several National Parks and National forests on its winding ridge road along the Blue Ridge Mountain chain.

Featuring historic sites, incredible vistas, and plenty of places to explore nature, making a point to check out this man-made wonder should be at the top of your list of things to do after your event or retreat.

Pisgah National Forest

Pisgah National Forest hosts some of the wildest backcountry adventures possible. Historically speaking, American Forestry and Conservation has its roots in the Pisgah due to the investment of George Washington Vanderbilt II. 

If the outdoors are your scene, then Pisgah has something for you. Some of the activities available through Pisgah National Forest include:

  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Hiking
  • Fly Fishing
  • Backpacking
  • And more!

Downtown Hendersonville

A visit to downtown Hendersonville NC is never a bad idea! We love our local community, and having the opportunity to share with you our passion for the area is incredible. Hendersonville has just about everything you can imagine, with everything from great restaurants and coffee shops to downtown events. 

The historic district of Hendersonville can take you back in time as you journey through the restored Downtown Courthouse and Henderson County Heritage Museum.

Book Your Next Retreat at Tekoa Retreats

Only an hour from Asheville, Camp Tekoa Retreats is the perfect retreat spot for your upcoming event. We provide a wide range of amenities in the North Carolina mountains in addition to thrilling outdoor pursuits. Get in touch with us right away for additional details on how to reserve your next retreat!