Outdoors in Asheville

Asheville

Hawksbill Mountain

The Hawksbill Mountain Trail leading up to the Hawksbill Mountain Summit (4,090 feet) is a 1.5-mile round trip hike near Jonas Ridge, ...

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Asheville

Looking Glass Rock

Formed around 390 million years ago, this gorgeous granite mountain reaches close to 4,000 feet tall. Southwest of Asheville in the Pisgah ...

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Asheville

Graveyard Fields 418.8

Named for the image of an ancient dead tree graveyard embedded in a grassy knoll, Graveyard Fields Hike features spectacular views of ...

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Asheville

Mount Mitchell State Park

Located in the Black Mountain range of the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina, the Mount Mitchell State Park is 35 miles northeast ...

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Pisgah National Forest

Known for its 250 cascading waterfalls, endless fir forests and magnificent peaks, Pisgah National Forest is truly not to be missed. ...

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Asheville

Great Craggy Mountains

Head to Craggy Gardens, a rocky rhododendron forest filled with wildflowers and fields of blueberries located on the Blue Ridge Parkway ...

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Cold Mountain

Though there is no actual Cold Mountain town, the summit received notoriety from Charles Frazier’s bestselling novel, Cold Mountain, ...

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Asheville

Pack Square Park

Named after benefactor George W. Pack, who donated the land to house the park and public square, Pack Square is as old as the city’s ...

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Asheville

Crabtree Falls

The famous attraction is one of the country’s highest vertical-drop cascading waterfalls, just six miles off the scenic Blue Ridge ...

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Blue Ridge Parkway

Running 469 miles through 29 North Carolina and Virginia counties, the Blue Ridge Parkway is the most visited single unit in the U.S. ...

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Grandfather Trail

Hikers can find Grandfather Trail, a 2.4-mile ridgetop stretch, from several different trailheads. The easiest way is to purchase a ticket ...

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