Smartphone-guided scavenger hunt through central Asheville
Exhilaratingly interactive way to see art, parks & estates
Illuminating clues & helpful hints for a positive experience
Opportunity to problem-solve as a team or compete for points
Stops at Vance Monument, Pritchard Park & Thomas Wolfe House
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Self-guided scavenger hunt through Asheville
Online smartphone guide
What you can expect
Discover charming Asheville nestled into the Blue Ridge Mountains during an interactive city scavenger hunt. Solve riddles that unlock the southern metropolis' enduring charisma and check popular destinations off your sightseeing bucket list during a self-guided urban adventure.
Launch your tour near the Vance Monument. Connect to your smartphone or tablet and solve your first clue. Pick up fascinating trivia about Zebulon Baird Vance, an influential leader during the Civil War and postbellum periods in Asheville. From the stately Vance Monument, head west toward Pritchard Park, which plays host to lush greenery in the center of the city. Dive deep into the urban oasis and race against the clock or another team to tackle beguiling riddles and solve mystifying Asheville-related clues.
Moving on, soak up the local vibe en route to the Thomas Wolfe House. Note classic examples of Victorian architecture and see artists intermingling with theater-goers at the Asheville Community Theatre. Following an invigorating trek, admire the boyhood residence of Thomas Wolfe and learn about the estate's beautiful Queen Anne architecture. Finally, wrap up your exploits in the heart of the vibrant Smokey Mountain town and congratulate yourself on your collaborative problem-solving feats.