Students and clients are responsible to get to the Montreat campground from the airport. The following are the airports to fly into: 

  • Asheville Regional Airport: 30 miles
  • Greenville-Spartanburg, SC Airport: 95 miles
  • Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, Charlotte, NC: 110 miles

shuttles to/from airport

Lyft seems to be more likely to transport to Montreat:

Uber is another option:

Download either app on your phone and schedule a ride before you arrive.

Flying into Greenville or Charlotte: runs shuttles from each of these airports to downtown Asheville. You still need to catch a ride to Montreat itself (20 miles to the east of Asheville).

  • $65 one way per person to/from Greenville-Spartanburg airport;
  • $85 one way per person to/from Charlotte- Douglas airport. 

directions to campsite

The campground is 20 miles east of Asheville and 4 miles north of Black Mountain, NC.

  1. Take NC-9 N/Montreat Rd north out of Black Mountain, NC. 
  2. Drive through the Montreat Arch and into the village.
  3. 2.6 miles north of Black Mountain, you will see the Assembly Inn on your left and Lake Susan on your right.
  4. A couple hundred feet after you pass the lake, bear slightly left onto Graybeard Trail.
  5. Go 3/10 of a mile and turn right onto Calvin Trail.
  6. Drive 4/10 of a mile to the end of Calvin Trail and enter the campground.