Dart Night

Join us for a local dart league with weekly tournaments happening every Wednesday at 6:30. Double elimination, random partner selection, open to all levels, Cricket and 501, no entry fee. Every 6 weeks starts a new competition and the lowest two weeks scores are dropped. As always, you can play every week whether you join the […]


Sip, Shop and Sample- Holiday Late Night Event

Headwaters Outfitters 25 Parkway Road, Rosman

Join us for our 2nd Annual Sip, Shop and Sample Holiday Event....featuring a FREE Wine Tasting, Holiday flavored Meat Pies to sample from Barnhouse Kitchen and our biggest sale of the Holiday Season in our Outdoor Shop! Free Gift Wrapping will be offered, and for every $50 to you spend, enter to win some great […]

Closed of the Holiday

Headwaters Outfitters will be closed December 24th-26th to spend the Christmas Holiday with Family and Friends.  From our family to yours, we wish you a very Merry Christmas, and hope your days are filled with joy and good times with those you hold dear.

WNC Wildlife Day

Headwaters Outfitters 25 Parkway Road, Rosman

WNC WILDLIFE DAY                                       January 11th, 2020   Hosted by Headwaters Outfitters and The Fish and Wildlife Conservation Council. Measuring day for deer, bear and other game provided by the North Carolina Bowhunters Association. Official NCBA, Pope & Young and […]

Annual Upper French Broad River Clean-Up

Headwaters Outfitters 25 Parkway Road, Rosman

The French Broad River Clean up remains the best volunteer gig in town: a free canoe ride down the river, along with a complimentary breakfast, lunch, and all the garbage bags you can fill. Since the inception of “The Upper French Broad River Clean Up Day” in 1992, the annual river clean-up has netted more than 2,900 […]

IBEP Advanced Bow Hunting Course

Headwaters Outfitters Outdoor Adventures 25 Parkway Rd, Rosman

NC BOW HUNTERS ASSOCIATION (NCBA) AND HEADWATERS OUTFITTERS IS HOSTING AN I.B.E.P, ADVANCED BOW HUNTING COURSE FEBRUARY 22ND, 2020 8am - 5pm. Headwaters Outfitters is located at 25 Parkway, Rd , Rosman, NC 28772 Contact David Whitmire , avery@citcom.net or 828-553-0083 to sign -up (RESERVATIONS REQUIRED) The class will be taught by NCBA Vice President, […]

Wilderness First Aid and CPR

Headwaters Outfitters Outdoor Adventures 25 Parkway Rd, Rosman

Led By Oxbow River Snorkeling Cost: Wilderness and Remote First Aid (WFA) only- $150 WFA plus CPR AED certification - $180 Important: CPR is a prerequisite for the class- if you are not taking CPR/AED with us, you must present proof of certification the day of class to receive your WFA certification. The course book […]


Tuesday Night Fly Tying

Brevard Brewing Company 63 East Main Street, Brevard

Join the guides of Headwaters Outfitters for a FREE informative fly tying lesson. Learn to tie nymphs, dry flies and streamers that are effective in Western North Carolina and beyond. Vices and Materials will be provided if needed, but please bring your own vice/materials if you have them. All skill levels welcome! The more the […]

Bear Lake Guided Sea Kayaking

Headwaters Outfitters Outdoor Adventures 25 Parkway Rd, Rosman

Bear Lake, also referred to as Bear Creek Lake, covers 500 acres and features 13 miles of shoreline. Bear Lake was created in the 1950s by damming the east fork of the Tuckasegee River to provide hydroelectric power for the area. Today, it is considered one of the cleanest lakes in Western North Carolina. Bear […]

COVID-19 Updates
The current update as of April 1st, due to Governor's Order: Going forward until April 29th or further notice:
  • Our Retail Shop is CLOSED and:
    Offering ONLINE Shopping and Gift Cards
    Orders shipped out next business day
    For Call-in orders or order questions please EMAIL US.
  • The Forks of the River Taproom is CLOSED. 
    To-Go Beer orders available for pick-up Saturday 2-5pm. 
    Custom beer and wine orders available with prepayment
    orders can be placed via email or Facebook Messenger
    EMAIL HERE or Visit Us on FACEBOOK
  • Paddling Trips and Rentals
    We are postponing our opening day of paddling season until further notice
    All special events and guided paddling trips are postponed
    All shuttle services have been suspended
    Canoe and Kayak rentals suspended
  • Fishing Trips and Classes
    All Guide Trips and Classes are Postponed Through April 29th- For inquires please EMAIL

We appreciate your support and patience during this time. We will be available for questions, orders and reservations via phone and email. We will continue to provide updates when necessary. From our Headwaters Family to Yours, we send prayers that you and your loved ones stay safe.

The Whitmire Family