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Asheville, NC Alumni Gathering – Float Fest 2018!

June 22, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Eagle’s Nest Camp and The Outdoor Academy is hosting Float Fest 2018!
Alumni, join us for a float down the French Broad and an evening cookout on us!

Join local Eagle’s Nest Camp, Hante Adventures and Outdoor Academy staff, faculty and alumni for  Float Fest 2018! Meet us for an afternoon of paddling down the French Broad River near Asheville, followed by a casual cookout at French Broad River Park. Alumni, parents and children of all ages encouraged to attend!

Float is limited to the first 20 people to RSVP; all are welcome to join us after for the cookout!

We will provide food, beverages and a special treat for everyone, as well as paddling equipment for those participating in the float. Bring yourself, a hammock, musical instrument or other fun things, and get ready to enjoy an evening down by the river!

When: Friday, June 22, 2018

Where: French Broad River Park, 508 Riverview Drive, Asheville, NC 28806

Time: Paddling? Meet us at the parking lot at 4:30 pm. Joining us for the cookout? Circle up at the gazebo from 5:30-7:30 pm.


The Fine Print: Participants who want to paddle MUST RSVP to receive a confirmation email with details/participation waiver. Float will be approximately 3 miles. Canoe, paddle, PFDs, and a shuttle will be provided. No prior paddling experience necessary! Participants under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian in attendance with them. No alcohol/smoking permitted on park property. Dogs must be leashed except when in the dog park. Restrooms and parking available at the park.

Questions? Contact Melissa Engimann, Alumni Relations Coordinator, 828.877.4349 or melissa@enf.org.