Perched on top of a mountain in the middle of Appalachia, our North Carolina Mountain Wedding Venue feels like you're on top of the world. With iconic hiking trails, waterfalls, swimming holes, and crystal clear night skies, you'll never want to leave this secluded paradise. Spend your days out exploring the wilderness or visit the spa or bar for an experience of complete relaxation. With private restaurants, bars, and activities all within walking distance, you'll enjoy every second you spend with us.
With miles of trails and cold water streams, you and your guests will will enjoy world-class fishing and never run out of places to explore.
Perched on top of a mountain with no cities nearby, you'll be able to see every star in the sky while relaxing around a bonfire.
From wide open fields, private trails, and mountain peak views, you'll have complete privacy at your own private retreat.
Watch movies with your friends and family on a huge outdoor screen while enjoying amazing food, drinks, and service.
Rent bikes, horses, fishing equipment, umbrellas, lawn games, and everything else you need during your stay.
On top of a mountain surrounded by the most beautiful landscape you can imagine, NC Lookout has the world's best views and all the adventurous activities the Smoky Mountains are known for. Walk just a few yards from the reception area to reach the peak of the mountain where you can sit, relax, and enjoy a sunset next to the warmth of a giant outdoor bonfire.
Celebrate your wedding week on top of the world with adventure in every direction and luxury accommodations for you and all your guests – what more could you ask for?
With breathtaking sunrises and amazing views from every room, you'll feel like you're sitting on the edge of the world.
Specializing in Midwest classics and locally sourced meat and produce, we can customize the menu around your tastes the entire week.
Join us for daily yoga sessions, workouts, guided meditation, art actives for kids, and full spa/massage experiences each day.
Join us for a welcome drink, snacks, and celebration at the central restaurant dome when you arrive at your Blue Ridge wedding.
Stay connected with fast wifi coverage throughout the entire NC Lookout village area (limited cell reception).
On-site parking is available for all guests. Shuttles from nearby airports can be scheduled.
In-case of rain and/or chilly weather, outdoor heaters and indoor spaces are ready for any last minute changes.
From customized flower arrangements and lighting to themed weddings, we can bring your vision to life!
Each guest receives a wristband that opens their room and can be used to pay for food, drink, & rentals.
6 regular and all deluxe rooms/suites are ADA handicap accessible. Contact us for details.
Whether you're walking back from an amazing wedding reception to your room or returning from a hike down the mountain, you'll never be more than a stone's throw away from food, drinks, and your bed. We've designed our Blue Ridge wedding venue to be the perfect mix of convenience and privacy - whether you love the silence of nature or the excitement of friends and family.
Start each morning with an amazing breakfast as the sun rises through the early mountain fog. Finish each night with a cold drink next to a roaring bonfire. Specializing in Appellation and French classics with organic food sourced from local farmers, we're able to customize the menu around your tastes the entire week.
Edelweiss is our main Blue Ridge Mountain restaurant, with a full menu inspired by French mountain culture.
With two locations on the cliffs, you'll always have a place to grab a drink and hangout with friends and family.
Visit our Italian style café for morning breakfast and coffee with a sunrise view - come back later for a snack.
A cross between a lounge and a bar, there's plenty of space to layout, relax, or sit by the fire with food/drink.
Take a break from exploring and adventure and treat yourself to our full onsite spa and resort area.
Surrounded by bonfire pits and looking out over the mountain valleys below through huge 40ft tall windows, our reception spaces come with state of the art sound systems, dance floors, several bars, photo booths, large projector/displays, and more. A small Christian chapel sits a short walk away in the woods and can also be used for your ceremony.
Off Path Venues is nature-centered in everything we do. This property is uses solar panels and water heating systems to reduce the need for ugly cabling and noisy pumping systems. Our water is additionally filtered by a Reverse Osmosis system for the cleanest, most refreshing water you've ever tasted. We also engage in year-round habitat rehabilitation efforts to encourage the flourishing of local wildlife so that you can enjoy the natural environment as it was indented.
Enjoy freshly harvested organic produce from both our property gardens and local farms. Greenhouses on the edge of the venue allow us to produce most of what we need right on the property. All our meat and seafood is sustainably harvested by local farmers, fishermen, or suppliers we know personally - no factory farms. The result is a localized, seasonal menu for healthier food that tastes amazing.
From exciting daily activities and games to complimentary babysitting services on your wedding night, Off Path is the perfect place to bring the entire family. Our family play center is just a short walk away from the main reception domes, which means that parents can both enjoy the party and check-in on their children whenever they'd like throughout the evening.*
Our unique dome structures provide more space, amazing views, and hold up better against mother nature in cold, heat, rain, and wind. Each location includes both budget oriented rooms and suites for larger groups and families. Modern bathrooms, luxury bedding, a large sky window for star gazing, and fireplaces are standard in all rooms. Reserve early to ensure you get a room that meets your budget and preference*.
*Not all standard and deluxe accommodations have handicap accessible bathrooms. You can hold these rooms for particular guests in advance if needed.
Enjoy the largest and most luxurious accommodation that Off Path provides. Located away from the rest of the village for the utmost privacy, you’ll be able to enjoy your time at Off Path with peace, quiet, and amazing views.
Register for a free account on our wedding planning site to begin organizing your dream wedding today. From vendor selection and website design to menu customization and guest invitations, you'll be able to manage everything in one place.