FEI World Equestrian Games 2018

Discover Rumbling Bald

Located only 28 miles from the Tryon International Equestrian Center on the north shore of beautiful Lake Lure in the foothills of western North Carolina sits an escape, Rumbling Bald Resort. Surrounded by the towering cliffs of Rumbling Bald Mountain, our 3,000+ acre property is home to a private white sand beach, children’s water park, distinct dining experiences and numerous hiking and biking trails, all tailored for relaxation in our authentic mountain getaway. Our two championship golf courses weave themselves through the property and are specifically manicured for world-class play.


Lake Lure Area

When planning your escape to Rumbling Bald Resort, experience our vast history, take in our beautiful views and revel in the excitement that Lake Lure and the Blue Ridge Foothills has to offer. Guests at Rumbling Bald Resort have endless opportunities to explore and enjoy our surrounding area. If your plans call for a day of shopping, taking the family to a nearby attraction or attending one of our areas unique festivals, you can be sure you will find good times for everyone in your party, no matter when you choose to visit. Please explore the following pages on our site; we’ve listed many of our guest favorite places to visit and shop. The Lake Lure area information on our site can change often; please make sure you contact the appropriate business and stores for additional information and to verify hours or dates.


Lodging Options

  • Vacation Homes
    Enjoy seclusion and privacy on a grand scale with a stay at one of our beautifully appointed private residences. Ideal for larger groups, our three or four bedroom homes are spacious and comfortable and most enjoy easy access to the lake, resort area and both golf courses.
  • Condos
    Perfect for medium sized groups our two or three bedroom condominiums are complete with airy living and dining spaces for entertaining, beautiful views of the golf course, mountains and alluring Lake Lure.
  • Studios
    The inviting and spacious layout of our Studios are perfect for a weekend getaway with a small group or just the two of you. Conveniently located between our 2 golf courses come enjoy either a wooded or country roadside view.
  • Motorcoach
    Do you own an RV? Join us at Apple Valley Farm Motorcoach Resort, located in the heart of the Rumbling Bald Resort at Lake Lure, NC. This 15 acre luxury park provides 46 spaces for Class A motorhomes. Guests at Apple Valley Farm can enjoy a beautiful lake, two waterfalls and have access to Rumbling Bald Resort amenities which include swimming pools, miniature golf, tennis courts, boat & kayak rentals, fishing, sandy beach, and two championship golf courses. Read more

Booking Your Stay

We have numerous lodging options available whether you need only a single accommodation or a large block of rooms. All World Equestrian Games reservations are handled through or special events staff. Please call 828-694-3021 between the hours of 9:00am – 5:00pm, Monday thru Friday, Eastern Time for reservation information. You may also email your request to FrontDesk@rumblingbald.com.