The Hiker's Challenge | Charlotte NC Travel & Tourism
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Do you consider yourself an outdoor enthusiast? Put your skills to the test and go head to head with the best Trailheads in Charlotte! The Hiker’s Challenge is a 4 stage, single-elimination challenge open to all ages and skill sets. Participants will have to quickly and accurately complete a series of tasks before their competitors in order to move to the next round. More of a spectator than competitor? Sip on a pint of Blue Blaze beer, enjoy a plate from Killer Q BBQ, and dance all evening long to River Ratz bluegrass. Day of registration and pre-registration sign-in: 12:30 - 1:30 Competition starts at 2:00! Challenge 1) Lace a boot. Sounds easy right? Try racing against both the clock and other competitors. Challenge 2) Fly fishing. The target isn’t as easy to hit as it appears! Challenge 3) MacGyver a fire. We’ll supply you with tools, it’s up to you how you use them. Challenge 4) Chug a Popular Tent then pitch one. Timing is everything. 1st place prize: 2 night stay at a cozy cabin in Beech Mountain http://mountaininterval-beechmtn.com/about.html 2nd place prize: Jesse Brown’s Outdoor backpack + 4 pack of cans 3rd place prize: $25 Blue Blaze Brewing gift card + $25 Jesse Brown’s gift card
Information & Amenities
Admission:Free
Age Range:All Ages
General Information:Hours of Operation: 2:00 - 6:00
Location:Center City (Uptown)
Type:Nature & Outdoors
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