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About Us

Located on the banks of the beautiful Nolichucky River in the mountains of Northeast Tennessee, we are the region's leading comprehensive outdoor school offering courses and instruction for all ability levels in a variety of disciplines including kayak, canoe, water safety and rescue, wilderness medicine, survival, camping, backpacking, conservation and more.  We also offer special events such as team building, adventure camps and custom programs tailored to you and your group. There's something for everyone at the

Nolichucky Outdoor Learning Institute!

Browse our site to see for yourself and feel free to reach out to us with any questions. Also be sure to follow our Facebook page for the latest course information and updates. 


See you outdoors!

NOLI is committed to helping everyone get outdoors regardless of ability to pay.  For more information click here.

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