2020 Wildacres Retreat (4/27 - 4/30, 2020) canceled due to the Coronavirus pandemic

Plan to attend the Spring 2021 Wildacres Retreat.

Speaker: Frye Gaillard, Writer in Residence at the University of South Alabama, is a former staff writer and Southern Editor at the Charlotte Observer. He is the author of more than 25 books, including A Hard Rain; The Dream Long Deferred; and Cradle of Freedom.

Program: Frye Gaillard will speak about his award-winning book, A Hard Rain: America in the 1960s, examining the parallel story arcs of tragedy and hope, and reflecting on what we can learn from the struggles, turbulence and idealism of that era.

Cost: $TBA


 Relaxing days of learning, reflection, fellowship, laughter, entertainment, solitude, sharing and hiking at this beautiful 1,400 acre wilderness retreat near the Blue Ridge Parkway in the spectacular mountains of western North Carolina.

Organized by: Wade Alley & Jim Renger 

























Wildacres Retreat 2018

Wildacres 2018











2021 Program / Schedule TBA --- 2021 Registration Application

What to expect ? What to do in your free time ? Hiking Trails ? Directions 


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