Earthshine Discovery Center 1600 Golden Rd Lake Toxaway, NC 28747 | 828.862.4207 |
Summer Starts June 14th
Earthshine Discovery Center

Families Education Retreats  
All-Inclusive Family Getaways!
Outoor Education - Fieldtrips and More!
Team-Building Retreats!

Family Vacations, Reunions,
and Weddings.

Treat your family to an all-inclusive vacation or reunion where no one's worried about where to eat, what to do, or if everyone will have a good time. We have it all covered. Our family season is June through August.

- NEW! Bed and Breakfast Rates
- Family Getaways
- Weddings
- Reunions


Field Trips for School Groups,
Scout Groups, and Outdoor Clubs.

Take your school on a field trip to Earthshine and get hands-on with our unique outdoor education programs. Experience living history, earth science, and team building high-adventure in a one of a kind wilderness classroom.

- NEW! Living History Day-Trips
- Destination: 1840
- Success!
- Earth Explorers



Corporate Retreats, Church Conferences, and more.

Bring your staff together with an unforgettable team building experience at Earthshine. We provide customizable programs that fit your unique needs, food that will knock your socks off, and a view that will take your breath away.

"Amazingly knowledgeable staff
and tremendously helpful and engaging
for the younger folks
(pretty good for us older folk too)."

- James Brookline, Massachusetts


Earthshine Discovery Center is an educational experience unlike any other. We’re here for schools, youth groups, families, businesses, and anyone else ready to play and learn outside the box. From our live-action immersive history programs, to our high-adventure team building courses, there is something here everybody.

Living History Adventure Learning
Zip Course
Team Building
Blue Ridge Mountains

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Families Education Retreats