Public access has arrived at Raven Rock and Hickory Creek Boulders - let's celebrate!

Event Schedule

9:00 AM: Attendees will meet at Riveter and carpool to Raven Rock. Although this carpool is not mandatory for attendance, carpooling is highly encouraged. If you have a car that can fit multiple passengers, please consider coming to the Riveter to use it as a carpool.

10:00 AM meet at Raven Rock, morning refreshments provided by the Riveter crew.

10:15AM: Presentation on Raven Rock and Hickory Creek Boulders land management by CCC/ ribbon cutting

10:45 AM: Tour of the area by local experts, followed by community climbing at Raven Rock. Please note that climbing activities are not lead by the Riveter or the Carolina Climbers Coalition. Equipment or climbing instruction is not provided by Riveter or Carolina Climbers Coalition. All climbing is at your own risk and recreational. There are a handful of 5.8-5.10 traditional routes, and many 5.11-5.13 sport, trad, and mixed routes at Raven. There are also boulders. Come prepped with your own gear and enjoy!

4:00 PM: Carpool back to Riveter

Events at Riveter:

5:00 PM-?: Access celebration with pizza from Piezaa and beer at the Riveter. CCC fundraiser for Raven Rock access.

Riveter address: 701 Old Fanning Bridge Rd, Mills River, NC

July 15th, 2023 from 10:00 AM to  4:00 PM
Riveter NC
701 Old Fanning Bridge Rd
Fletcher, NC 28732
United States
Event Fee(s)
Access Celebration Registration Donation $30.00
Fundraising Volunteer $0.00