You cannot beat the Tekoa Foothills location when looking for things to do before and after your camp or retreat experience. Centrally located between Charlotte and the western North Carolina Blue Ridge Mountains, it is no wonder that we stay booked out during the camp and retreat seasons.
If you are looking for things to do before or after your retreat, or summer camp experience, we have some exciting things to discover.
Only fifteen minutes away from our camp and retreat center sits the South Mountains State Park. Inside the 20,949-acre state park, you can find everything from elevations up to 3000’, gorgeous waterfalls, and 50 miles of trails for hikers, horseback riders, and mountain bikers. If you didn’t get enough camping during your stay at Tekoa Foothills, check out their many campsites that can accommodate you.
Located in Shelby, NC, the Broad River Greenway is “A Place For All Seasons.” With over 15 miles of natural trail and 1500 acres of deeded greenway, the Broad River greenway is a great place for riding bikes, going for runs, and picnicking with friends. It is even horse-friendly and offers kayak, canoe, and paddleboard access.
If you are looking to satisfy your sweet tooth, Knob Creek Orchards Farms and Creamery has you covered. Knob Creek Orchards has been family owned and operated since 1958 as a small apple and peach purveyor. As they have grown, they have expanded their offerings to include muscadines, blackberries, baked pies, and their famous homemade ice cream!
Located in Casar, North Carolina, Tekoa Foothills is a camp and conference center that offers a range of outdoor activities, physical activities, team-building activities, and a place for individuals to solve problems and have fun away from their regular life.
The goal of Tekoa Foothills is "Touching Hearts, Changing Lives, and Sharing the Light of Christ," and since 1962, thousands of guests from all walks of life have been welcomed there. There is no better location to gather as a body of believers to seek the Lord and what he has in store for your group with this mission statement in mind.
Located in Cleveland County, NC, Camp Tekoa Foothills is the perfect location for your next retreat. Archery, swimming, paddle boats, ax throwing, hiking trails, and more are available at Tekoa Foothills. Have your upcoming church retreat with us. Get in touch with us right away for more details on Tekoa Foothills.