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Fox Mountain Guides and Climbing School

3228 Asheville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768-7866
+1 888-284-8433
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Family half day climb to Looking Glass

I took our family to climb with Karsten Delap for a half day on Looking Glass Mountain. My kids... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alpharetta, Georgia
Half day beginner climb- 4 hours

My 10 year old son and I did the 4 hour beginner climb with Clay. I chose the "help me choose... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vicki B
St. Petersburg, Florida
via mobile
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Fox Mountain Guides and Climbing School is the ‘Leader in Climber Education’. We offer Rock Climbing and Ice Climbing trips throughout the Southeast including North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Kentucky, and Georgia. We tailor to individuals, families, groups, beginners and offer climbing skills courses for experienced climbers seeking to expand their skills and knowledge. FMG is the Southeast’s largest and only AMGA Accredited Climbing School. Come challenge yourself with us!
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3228 Asheville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768-7866
+1 888-284-8433
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I took our family to climb with Karsten Delap for a half day on Looking Glass Mountain. My kids and I have been indoor climbing since January, my wife went once. After checking in with Karsten and getting our gear fitted at the main store,...More

Thank robbarrett964
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 10 year old son and I did the 4 hour beginner climb with Clay. I chose the "help me choose" option and Looking Glass at Pisgah National Park was selected for us. We had a blast. We met at 9am at the Fox office...More

Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I hired Fox guides to take me and three of my brothers in law climbing while in NC. I wanted to do some multi-pitch stuff, but my brothers in law were first-timers on real rock. We hired two guides, Karsten and Peter, to guide me...More

Thank Kristyn K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Peter was an amazing guide! He made the effort to teach us so much, challenged us, and was an all around great guy. I highly recommend Peter for your next climbing trip to Asheville!

Thank molly m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an amazing experience! I have never done this before and our teacher was phenomenal. When we hiked up and saw the top we would be climbing I did. Or think I could do it, but thanks to coaxing and encouragement I managed to...More

Thank Tracymegan333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We all had some minimal climbing experience. Clay Kennedy was our guide. He was awesome and it was a terrific experience. So much so that our teenage girls went back out for a second day of multi pitch climbing with Clay and had the bonding...More

Thank Maria G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A.m.a.z.i.n.g! Our guide, Clay, was top notch and really knew his stuff. He made us feel safe at all times and connected with the kids very well. Such a great experience! We hope to see him again next year for a more adventurous climb!

Thank Elisa A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my daughter was new to climbing outdoor and enjoyed it immensely. She said she knew she had chosen the right camp when the first approach walk had Adrian Hurst saying "Follow me" and the whole group walking uphill right behind Adrian, without break nor complaint...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I did a private multi-pitch ice climbing course with Karsten Delap in Mt. Washington valley in Feb 2017. Karsten is world class and his instruction gave me the confidence I needed to confidently lead on technical ice. The experience was just amazing and I plan...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've now gone climbing with Fox Mountain guides two years running while on vacation in North Carolina with my family. Both of the guides I climbed with, including Karsten Delap (owner and head guide) and Doug Lutz, are AMGA trained and certified and are great...More

Thank Henzlee
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