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May 2019

Pints for Nonprofits

May 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Casual Pint, 1863 Hendersonville Road Suite 145
Asheville, NC 28803 United States
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Location: The Casual Pint, Asheville Time: 6 to 9 pm Join us for a local pint night celebrating Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy and benefitting land and water conservation! To support SAHC with Pints for Nonprofits, The Casual Pint will donate $1 for each pint of Appalachia Session IPA sold that day.  Wicked Weed Brewing has crafted a special brew to support conservation of mountains, forests, farms, streams, and rivers across Western North Carolina and East Tennessee. For more than 45 years, SAHC has worked to…

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June 2019

Upper Catawba Falls Wanderlush Hike

June 2, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Date: Sunday, June 2 Time: 10 am – 2 pm Difficulty:  Moderate (7 on a scale of 10) — 5.0 miles roundtrip, elevation gain: 650′ Terrain: Dirt path (few rocks/roots), steep sections, 18 stream crossings Cost: FREE for members, $10 for non-members Join the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy and Highland Brewing Company for a moderately difficult hike to Upper Catawba Falls. The Catawba River flows for approximately 220 miles, beginning in the Southern Appalachians until it drains in the South Carolina Piedmont.…

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July 2019

Black Mountain Crest Trail Hike with Wicked Weed

July 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am - July 21, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

Date: Saturday-Sunday, July 20-21 Time: 9:00 am Saturday - 3 pm Sunday Where: Black Mountain Crest Trail Difficulty: Strenuous (10+) — 12.4 miles, 5,390' Cost: FREE for all participants Join the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy and Wicked Weed Brewing for an incredible hike and camping trip along the Black Mountain Crest Trail. Often described as walking from Carolina to Canada, hikers will travel through Appalachian Cove, Northern Hardwood, and Spruce-Fir forests on their way up to the tallest ridge line trail in…

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August 2019

Clawhammer Release Party

August 9, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Highland Brewing Company, 12 Old Charlotte Highway
Asheville, NC 28803 United States
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When: Friday, August 9 Where: Highland Brewing Company in East Asheville, NC Join us for Highland Brewing Company's Clawhammer Oktoberfest — celebrating the seasonal release of Clawhammer, a Märzen lager. Our Corporate Partners at Highland will donate $1 to SAHC per pint of Clawhammer poured during the release party! The event runs from noon to 10 pm, with SAHC staff/volunteers on-site in the late afternoon/evening to share our "For Love of Beer & Mountains" merchandise, tell about our recent conservation…

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September 2019

Clawhammer Hike with Highland Brewing Co.

September 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Clawhammer Mtn near Brevard, NC
Free

Date: Saturday, September 14 Time: Starting at 10:00 am Where: Pisgah National Forest near Brevard, NC Difficulty: Very Strenuous (10+) — 10+ mile hike with significant elevation change Cost: FREE for all participants (but pre-registration is required) This hike to Clawhammer Mountain, namesake of Highland Brewing Company’s seasonal Clawhammer Oktoberfest Lager, will be a long and strenuous 10+ mile trip along multi-use trails that traverse mountain bike, equestrian, and hiking trails as well as forest service roads. We will follow…

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October 2019

Farm to Table Beer Dinner with Wicked Weed Brewing

October 10, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
SAHC Community Farm, 180 Mag Sluder Road
Alexander, NC 28701 United States
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The Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy and Wicked Weed Brewing are excited to be working together to bring you a Farm to Table Beer Dinner on SAHC's 140 acre conserved Community Farm. Since 2010 SAHC, along with help from volunteers and partners within the community, have restored streams and created a farmland access service, farm workshop series and educational opportunites for youth on the property. The farm is now a healthy, vibrant part of the community. We will dine in a beautiful pastural setting overlooking the…

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Thunderstruck Release Party with Highland Brewing Co.

October 11, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Come see us at the Thunderstruck release party, and raise a pint "For Love of Beer & Mountains" Coffee Porter returns on Friday, October 11. Each batch of Thunderstruck is brewed with 200 pounds of fresh coffee from our friends at Dynamite Roasting Company, making this cold brew classic the perfect pick me up! Thank you to our corporate partners at Highland Brewing, who support land and water conservation in YOUR mountains. They are donating $1 to SAHC for every…

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Thunderstruck Partnership Hike with Highland Brewing Co.

October 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Waterrock Knob, Waterrock Knob
Scott Creek, NC 28779 United States
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Free
A dense fog settles over conifer trees at Waterrock Knob

Date: Sunday, October 13th Time: Starting at 10:00 am Where: Waterrock Knob off the Blue Ridge Parkway Distance: 6 miles (3 miles in, 3 miles out). Rugged, rocky terrain throughout the beginning of the trail with steep elevation change, becoming smoother through Spruce-fir forest further along. Difficulty: Moderate (5-6) Cost: FREE for all participants (but pre-registration is required) Join the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy and Highland Brewing Company on October 13th for a moderately difficult hike to enjoy views of…

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December 2019

Midnight Summit Release Party 2019

December 14, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Highland Brewing Company, 12 Old Charlotte Highway
Asheville, NC 28803 United States
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Get your first taste of the Midnight Summit seasonal brew at the Taproom release party! Best enjoined by a roaring fire, this vanilla milk stout perfectly melds together creamy notes of vanilla, chocolate, and coffee. Thanks to our generous partners at Highland  Brewing Company, a dollar from every pint of Midnight Summit sold will go to SAHC to support conservation of land and water resources. Come stop by our table to say "Hi!" and check out our "For Love of…

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March 2020

Wanderlush Release Party

March 6 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Highland Brewing Company, 12 Old Charlotte Highway
Asheville, NC 28803 United States
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Wanderlush display photo

We're ready to leave the cold behind and welcome the sun back to the mountains with the release of Wanderlush, Highland Brewing Company's seasonal hazy adventure ale! Come on out to the brewery and help us kick-off a season of adventure! Highland Brewing Company will be having a ribbon cutting ceremony on their new on-site trails, with pals from Asheville Van Life showing off their amazing vans for a little taste of their off-the-grid lifestyles. The Saylor Brothers will be…

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