Welcome one and all!
If you like walking and other non-competitive sporting events, you are in the right place. The Asheville Amblers Walking Club hosts numerous events throughout the year, all of which are open to everyone regardless of age or athletic ability. We invite you to attend as many as you like. Be sure to check our 2015 Schedule!

The Asheville Amblers is part of the American Volkssport Association (AVA), a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to providing Fun, Fitness and Friendship through walking, biking and other sporting events. Through the AVA, you can find local, national and international events.

Learn more about us and the AVA by exploring this website using the navigation buttons below. And be sure to check out the Newsletter to read about our most recent, and upcoming outings! 

We welcome your questions and comments
If you would like to join in on a walk, help with one of the upcoming events, or join the club and you don't find everything you need on this website, just address your E-mail to "Asheville Amblers" and send to tjwhites@hotmail.com 
Then indicate your interests, questions, and/or general comments. We will be more than happy to provide additional information.

A downloadable Ambler Membership Application is obtained by clicking on "Club Application" below, if you have Acrobat Reader. If you don't have Acrobat Reader please download the (free) software by clicking on the Adobe icon below and follow their directions.

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since 18 March 2000.
85 Tunnel Rd., Ste 12A-262
Asheville, NC 28805
This page was last updated: May 3, 2015

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Grab your helmets and let's ride!

On Thurs, May 7, take a bike ride along the Swamp Rabbit Trail from Traveler's Rest to Greenville in South Carolina. This is a an old railroad line, so it's a fairly flat ride through the woods and into the city.

This annual adventure will be at a leisurely pace, and will take about 4 hours.
Bike rentals are available at the start point: Sunrift Adventures in Traveler's Rest. Meet there at 9:30

Please let Perry Rawson know if you're planning to attend: hchs59@gmail.com / 828-698-6760
For more information and driving directions, click on "Ambler Walks" to the left, and then select "Traveler's Rest". 
And then, we'll back on the
walking trail in Lake Lure!

Saturday, May 16th, we'll be strolling through the village of Lake Lure, and around it's namesake lake.
See the flowering bridge, the village of Chimney Rock, and Hickory Nut Falls. 

There are lots of cute shops to visit, and numerous restaurants with waterfront views.

Registration will begin at 9:30 in the lobby of the Lake Lure Inn. Step-off will be at 10:00
For more information and driving directions, click on "Ambler Walks" to the left, and then select Lake Lure.