COVID-19 Announcement

Due to current conditions, Highland Hiker will be operating with a core group of employees based out of our 561 Main Street location in Highlands. Though we will not have our doors open to the general public, we are still able to ship anywhere in the U.S. and will be able to assist anyone who needs boots, rainwear, water purifiers, fly fishing equipment or general everyday wear and outdoor gear. Just call 828-526-5298 and we will be able to get you what you need. Our Cashiers location will be temporarily closed to the general public.

Get Outdoors!

Located in the mountains of Western North Carolina, Highland Hiker has been outfitting hikers, fishermen, and travelers for over 35 years. We carry a wide selection of gear, clothing, and shoes for backpacking, fly fishing, camping, hiking, adventure travel, and much more.

We have 3 retail locations on East Main St. in Highlands, NC & one location at the Crossroads in Cashiers, NC.  As grows, we will be adding an online catalog.

To help you find what you are looking for, you can call us at (828) 526-5298 and place your order over the phone with our friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you!

Have a question about our store, need directions, want to know about hikes near Highlands?  We are here to help.  Simply ask here.  Please feel free to provide feedback about the stores or website, we would love to know what you think. Or call us at (828) 526-5298