Annual membership cost is $10 per individual or family per year and is due in January.  Contact Larry Hight (phone 828-345-0066) or email  for more information.  Download the membership form  (PDF format) to join.  Click on the Adobe Reader icon below if required to print out the form.


Meetings are held at 7:00 P.M.  the first Wednesday of each month, except July and December, in the West Wing, Room 120 on the Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) campus at 2550 Hwy. 70 SE, Hickory, NC. Directions.

10% discounts are available to members at the following stores:

        Berndt's, Hickory, NC

        Nantahala Outdoor Center - Bryson City, NC

        Outdoor Supply Co., - Hickory, NC

        Paddling Unlimited - Winston Salem, NC




Responsibility for Safety:  Certain risks are inherent in outdoor activities. Each member or guest agrees to accept personal responsibility for his or her own safety and of minors accompanying such persons.  CVOC cannot ensure safety of any participant.  In participating in club activities, each person agrees to hold harmless and free from blame the trip coordinator and the CVOC, its officers and members, for any accident, injury or illness which might be sustained participating.




2053 10th St. Lane NW

Hickory, NC  28601