Wonderful News: Kevin Lynch is Found

All of us at The Swag are beyond joyful to hear the wonderful news that Kevin has been found alive! We rejoice for the Lynch family and thank God for answering the prayers of thousands hoping for Kevin’s safe return. We wish Kevin and his family all the best in the coming days, weeks, and … Read More

Prayers for Kevin Mark Lynch

As many of you may have already heard, the National Park Service — in coordination with Haywood County Search and Rescue, the Haywood County Sheriff’s Office, and several other organizations — is searching for one of our Swag guests, Kevin Mark Lynch, who was last seen around 3:20 pm on Saturday on the Cataloochee Divide … Read More

Meet The Swag Staff, Episode 18: Kayla Burchfield

On this episode of Meet The Swag Staff, we are pleased to introduce Kayla Burchfield, one of the amazing housekeepers at The Swag.  Kayla has been a key part of The Swag since 2011 and is now in her 8th season! Kayla grew up close to The Swag and went to Pisgah High School. The … Read More

Snow and Sun for Easter Weekend at The Swag

Holidays at The Swag are simply the best… and we kicked off The Swag’s 38th Season on Good Friday, which was also the first day of Passover. What a weekend it was. We experienced all four seasons in about 48 hours. Cool rain, sunshine, snow, and we even had a beautiful rainbow! We were blessed … Read More

Highlights from the First Annual Event Leader Weekend at The Swag

We just finished our First Event Leader Weekend at The Swag, and it was simply amazing. Dan and Deener Matthews, along with almost all of our wonderful Event Leaders, travelled to The Swag for a weekend of fun, fellowship, and discussion on the upcoming season. Many of the Event Leaders have never actually met each … Read More