Jackson County,NC
Ale Trail Pass


Jackson County, NC is known for its abundance of local craft breweries, and now you can get rewarded for hopping along our famed Ale Trail with the Jackson County Ale Trail Pass! Just visit 4 of the participating breweries and check-in while you’re there to receive a limited edition Jackson County pint glass.

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Jackson County, NC Ale Trail Pass

  • Mobile exclusive
  • Instantly delivered via text and email
  • No apps to download
  • Check in to win a limited edition pint glass

How this Pass Works

Step 1 - Fill Out the Form

This mobile exclusive passport is a collection of curated breweries and by checking in at the various locations, you can receive a free pint glass.

Step 2 - Get Your Pass

Your passport will be instantly delivered to your phone via text and email and is ready to use immediately! There’s no app to download and you can save it to your phone’s home screen for easy access.

Step 3 - Check In

When visiting a participating brewery, ask the bartender for the 4-digit pin code. Open your pass, enter the code, and hit submit. You’ve just checked-in and are on your way to receiving your free pint glass!

Included Venues

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Balsam Falls Brewing Co.
Balsam Falls Brewing features over a dozen beers on tap including a rotating selection of IPAs, pale ales and sours, along with six staple beers regularly on tap. Balsam Falls Brewing features over a dozen beers on tap including a rotating selection of IPAs, pale ales and sours, along with six...
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Innovation Brewing Company
32 Hand crafted ales on tap as well as a homemade gingerale. Kid and pet friendly with a large outdoor covered patio. We pride ourselves on quality and creativity at Innovation Brewing. We have 12 mainstay ales you can find on tap year round. These include more traditional style ales such as a...
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Innovation Station
Pouring almost three dozen taps of locally-brewed goodness in a former train depot. Innovation Station is Innovation Brewing's second location, located in the heart of Dillsboro along the railroad tracks. It serves as a beer aging facility, pilot brewhouse and tap room. They have 32 taps that...
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Lazy Hiker Brewing
The Lazy Hiker Brewing Company is bringing its love of community, the mountains, and beer to Sylva with its latest taproom addition. This taproom offers a wide variety of brews including their flagship mainstays such as Trail Mate Golden Ale and Slack Pack IPA. This new location shares a space with...
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Nantahala Brewing’s Sylva Outpost & Brewpub
Award-winning beers, 40 taps, and friendly for the whole family. Nantahala Brewing's Sylva Outpost taproom brings a family and pet-friendly live music setting along with artfully brewed, award-winning craft beers. Nantahala Brewing Company is known for customer favorites such as Dirty Girl Blond,...
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Whiteside Brewing Company
Cashiers is home to Whiteside Brewing Co. Whiteside Brewing offers several main-stay brews year-round with seasonal brews. The brewery is conveniently located near the Crossroads and has ample indoor and outdoor seating for gatherings.