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Looking for people to cycle with or join a group hike? The Roanoke Region is full of outdoor clubs and social groups to ensure you find the right folks and make new friends.

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Adventure Racing Groups

Adventure Racing Groups

Multi-sport adventuring in the Roanoke Region is a heck of lot easier when you’re doing it friends. Bring your adventure pals or make news ones when you join one of these adventure racing support groups.

Adventure Racing Groups

Astronomy Groups

Astronomy Groups

Looking for a group of astronomy enthusiasts that actually spend time observing the night sky? Well, look no further. These groups are designed for anyone with an interest in learning about the skies above the …

Astronomy Groups

Biking Groups

Biking Groups

The Roanoke Region is home to some of the best mountain bike trails and best road cycling in the nation. From Carvins Cove and Douthat State Park to the Blue Ridge Parkway and the back roads of …

Biking Groups

Rock Climbing Groups

Rock Climbing Groups

Whether you are looking to send a V-12, redpoint a 5.10a, or just hang out with your climbing buddies, there is much to keep you busy climbing in the Roanoke Region. Join one of these …

Rock Climbing Groups

Caving Groups

Caving Groups

Whether you call it caving or spelunking these are the groups that will help take you underground. The Roanoke Region is home to well-known caves, such as Dixie Caverns, and plenty of smaller and lesser-known …

Caving Groups

Conservation Groups

Conservation Groups

The Roanoke Region is committed to protecting our lakes, rivers, wetlands, air, and mountains to ensure future generations the ability to enjoy it, but we can’t do it alone. Join one of these groups and …

Conservation Groups

Equestrian Groups

Equestrian Groups

Saddle up and hit the trail. From the trails on Mill Mountain (less than 5 minutes from downtown Roanoke) to the more than 60 miles of trails at Carvins Cove, these equestrian clubs will connect …

Equestrian Groups

Fishing Groups

Fishing Groups

With the Roanoke River flowing through the city limits, Smith Mountain Lake just to the south, the James River to the east, the New River to the west, and Lake Moomaw to the north, Roanoke …

Fishing Groups

Hiking Groups

Hiking Groups

Sometimes you want to hike alone and then there are those times when you want your hiking buddies with you. These groups will help you find the path less traveled ... and with more than …

Hiking Groups

Gliding Groups

Gliding Groups

Gliding, soaring, hang gliding, and paragliding are growing in popularity in the Roanoke Region. Why? The Blue Ridge Mountains create thermals that are conducive to great soaring. The Blue Ridge Soaring Society and Skywackers are …

Gliding Groups

Kid Clubs

Kid Clubs

Kids need more dirt in their life, or so we think. These clubs and organizations will ensure your kids get less screen time and more time with Mother Nature. From adventure clubs to camps to …

For Kids

River Groups

River Groups

Whether you’re looking for someone to show you the line down a class IV rapid or a group of like-minded paddlers who want to protect our rivers, these clubs and organizations are the ones that …

River Groups

Running Groups

Running Groups

Running is one of the most popular sports in the United States, and that’s also true in the Roanoke Region. Our area is home to America’s Toughest Road Marathon, you can find a 5K or trail …

Running Groups

Ski & Snowboard Groups

Ski & Snowboard Groups

These local clubs make it fun and easy to enjoy Roanoke’s indoor ice skating rink, miles of cross country skiing along the Blue Ridge Parkway, and even the 13 ski resorts within a half day's …

Ski & Snowboard Groups

Yoga

Yoga

From traditional yoga classes to options that combine rock climbing and yoga or stand up paddling and yoga, you'll find something to help you stretch and strengthen the body and mind. In addition to various …

Yoga Groups & Classes

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