The awards and accolades just keep coming for Swannanoa’s Warren Wilson College. The latest recognition is from Best Value Schools, which has named Warren Wilson as one of its top 50 outdoor schools in the country.
According to an article posted on the Warren Wilson website, Best Value Schools took special note of the college’s 15 miles of wooded trails, beautiful 1,150-acre campus, Outdoor Adventure Program, and Outdoor Leadership Studies Degree.
“If you like to hike, climb, paddle, forage, MTB, go caving, and get outdoors for your favorite activities, this is a great place to go,” the Best Value Schools editors said.
Warren Wilson College has appeared on many “Best Of” lists, including Backpacker Magazine’s “20 Best Colleges for Hikers.” The school has also been named one of Buzzfeed’s “Most Beautiful Colleges on Earth,” and one of Sierra magazine’s “Cool Schools.” Those of us who live here are not surprised!