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Directions to Eagle's Nest Camp

Eagle’s Nest Foundation is located at 43 Hart Road, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina 28768.

Our campus is in the mountains, away from major highways, so getting here requires driving on some country roads. While internet directions and GPS devices are useful while training to our approximate location, they may not be the best guide on the last portion of the trip. You may find that they take you on the shortest route which could include a complicated series of back roads that can be difficult to navigate if you are unfamiliar with the area.

Google Directions to Eagle’s Nest Camp

If you need assistance finding us while in route please call us in the office at 828-877-4349.

Directions from Asheville (Approximately 40 minutes)

Get onto I-26 East south of Asheville, headed towards Hendersonville/ Asheville Airport

Take exit 40 for NC-280 towards Arden / Asheville Airport

At the end of the ramp, turn right onto NC-280/ New Airport Road

Continue to follow NC-280 for 16 miles

As you near 16 miles, you’ll arrive at the large intersection of routes 280, 276 and 64. Go straight at the intersection.

Almost immediately you will pass a Lowe’s home improvement center on your left. Turn left there onto Ecusta Road.

At 1.3 miles, Ecusta Road ends at Old Hendersonville Hwy. Turn left onto Old Hendersonville Hwy.

Drive 1 mile, then turn right onto Everett Road. You will see an Eagle’s Nest sign.

Drive along Everett Road of 2.4 miles, then turn right onto Hart Road.

Drive down the short hill and turn right into the Eagle’s Nest entrance.


From Hendersonville (Approximately 25 minutes)

From I-26, take exit 49B to merge onto US-64 West towards Hendersonville.

Within a few miles you’ll drive through downtown Hendersonville. At 2.2 miles, you have to make a quick left / right turn combination to stay on US-64 West.

To confirm that you are still on 64, at about 2.8 miles you will pass a large cemetery on the left.

At 15 miles you will pass a small sign on your right for the Holmes Educational State Forest. Moments later you will arrive at an intersection. There is a Marathon station on the left. Turn left here onto Crab Creek Road.

At 1.3 miles, turn right onto Everett Road. You will see a small sign that says “Eagle’s Nest”.

At 1.8 miles you will see the “Eagle’s Nest Camp—The Outdoor Academy”. Turn left here onto Hart Road.

Drive down the short hill and turn right into the Eagle’s Nest entrance.


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