Are you interested in seeing what Gaston County has to offer?
Or do you simply enjoy the outdoors?
Then Gaston Outside (GO) is for you!
Gaston Outside is a celebration of the people, places, businesses and natural beauty that make Gaston County such an amazing place. From the mountains in the west to the rivers in the east, our county is woven together with a heritage of hard work and a love for the outdoors. Gaston Outside provides opportunities throughout all 14 unique municipalities. Each municipality brings its own distinct personality, but they all share the county’s tenacious energy, adventurous spirit and friendly charm. Education is the path to a bright future—for Gaston County and beyond. We’re proud to invest in tomorrow’s leaders with a range of quality education offerings, including innovative magnet schools, for students of all ages. From some of North Carolina’s best hiking, paddling and cycling to vibrant local culture and arts, our county’s opportunities for fun are endless. The natural beauty of the Southern Piedmont makes our county a magnet for outdoor enthusiasts, but the adventures here reach far beyond trails and rivers.