Wander through field and forest with expert guides, foraging mushrooms, wild fruits and more. Enjoy a cooking demo, tasting, and, after the tour, a free appetizer featuring your finds at one of Asheville’s top restaurants.
- Adults Ages 12+
- Children Ages 5-11
- Children Ages 4 and younger
This tour is currently only available for private tours- request a date here.
On this leisurely tour, just five minutes from downtown Asheville, we meet about a dozen of the area’s top wild foods. Afterward, you can return to the hotel to enjoy a stunning view of the sunset and dinner with a free appetizer featuring the edibles you met on the tour. Note: this tour does not include foraging.
- Experts lead all ages and abilities
- Meet 10 – 12 edible wild plants and maybe mushrooms
- Restaurant appetizer with your finds at The Grove Park Inn (currently unavailable)
- 15% discount on any Asheville Food Tours or Navitat Zipline booking
Frequently Asked Questions
What’s the difference between the wild food stroll and the foraging tour?
The foraging tour takes place 15 – 45 minutes outside of town, lasts twice as long, and includes actual foraging, a cooking demo/tasting, and several restaurant options.
Does the tour include a meal?
No, but groups opting to have dinner at the hotel restaurant enjoy a complimentary appetizer featuring wild foods you met on the tour. For more info, see here.
What if it rains?
Tours are generally rain or shine. Check the forecast and dress appropriately. For last-minute concerns, see our Contact Page.
Where exactly does the tour meet?
See directions here.
For more info and other FAQ, see here.