Activities at Black Mountain, NC

These are a few of the activities that are available at the Y camp in Black Mountain.

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alpine tower

Fifty-foot tower with over nine challenging ascent routes. Good for individual climbs with team support.

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carolina straight wall

Fifty-foot vertical climbing wall offering six access routes over varying angles. Best for individual climbs with team support.



Our archery range offers beginners through experts the chance to improve their skills and have fun in a beautiful outdoor setting.

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  • Swimming Pool (summer)

  • Athletic Fields & Gymnasiums

  • Hiking Trails

  • Disc Golf

  • Basketball, Volleyball, & Tennis Courts

  • Playground

  • Horseshoe Pits

  • Cornhole

  • Exercise Room (18 and up)

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diamond extension course

Linear High Ropes Course (40’) offering ten elements for individual or partner-oriented challenges.

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odyssey course

Dual Level (22’ & 33’) linear high ropes course offering six elements, including a zipline, for teams of two and eight.

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giant swing

An exhilarating “free-fall” experience. The team pulls and the individual releases and swings through the air from up to 30 feet.