Things to do in the Asheville / Black Mountain area:
Our Asheville NC cabins provide the foundation for a fabulous North Carolina vacation private, luxury accommodations with clean mountain air. Premier hiking by waterfalls, fresh water, and the peace and tranquility of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It's lodging with style.
A world of attractions and outdoor activities throughout Asheville NC and Western North Carolina make it even more attractive:
North Carolinas number one attraction (and only minutes from our Asheville NC Cabins), the Biltmore Estate, with its famed gardens and winery, is less than 15 minutes from any of our Ashville cabins. And youll not have to stand in a ticket line when you order your Biltmore Estate tickets from us ahead of time. Well have them ready for you at check in.
Cataloochee Ski Area On a mountain overlooking Maggie Valley, Cataloochee was the first ski area in the Southeast. It offers ten slopes and trails, from beginner to expert. And now, for the kids, a snow tubing slope. 1080 Ski Lodge Road, Maggie Valley, NC. 800-768-0285.
Moonshine Mountain Snow Tubing Park. A tow lift transports you to top of a 300-foot hill. Open on weekends from Thanksgiving - February (weather permitting) Willow Road, Hendersonville 828-696-0333.
Great Smoky Mountain Railroad - The spirit of the mountains Reaches from the valley to the sky; The beauty of each season is like a paintbrush to the eye. Guests ride in comfortable, reconditioned coaches, crown coaches, club cars, dining cars, and open cars that are ideal for viewing the scenery and taking pictures.
If youre traveling down Americas favorite two-lane highway and looking for Blue Ridge Parkway lodging, our Ashville cabins are just a short drive off the Parkway. We have five unique Ashville NC lodging choices that are perfect for active vacations
or for just reading and relaxing at the cabin. But with all there is to do, who has the time to do nothing?
Beer Tasting, Microbreweries and Brew Pub Tours - More and more people are traveling the country visiting breweries just like wine tasters. Like the coffee and wine connoisseurs, beer is becoming a sought after fun travel "thing to do". Find out more about all the great Asheville breweries and brew pubs.
Gold and Gems in the North Carolina Blue Ridge Mountains - Did you know that the first Gold Rush in the United States happened right here? Gold can still be panned and many gems can be found in the rich mountains around Asheville, which boasts a spectacular Gem and Mineral Museum downtown. There are lots of places in the area where you can easily pan for gold or hunt for gems, a great way to enjoy some family vacation fun.We'll tell you where if you promise to keep it a secret! Last but not least go to the spa or have the spa come to you.
Appalachian SPA - The SPA in the mountains will come to you
Asheville Art Museum - Experience World-class exhibitions. The museum's outstanding collection of 20th century American art. Award winning public programs for all ages
Chimney Rock Park - Located in Rutherford County NC, the Park is home to some of the most breathtaking and beautiful scenery anywhere around.
Mountain Adventure Guides - We guide and instruct beginner rock climbing, backpacking, and day hikes in Western North Carolina.Come experience the beautiful outdoors !
Appalachian Outdoors - Whitewater Rafting, Rock Clikmbing, Hiking and Camping
Blue Ridge Outing Co. - Go on exciting rafting trips with your kids! They take kids as young as four years old.
Horseback Riding at Sandy Bottom Trail Rides - Enjoy one of our most popular 3-hour rides to the 200 year-old Long Pine Gem Mine. Small and large groups welcome.
Dupont Forest - lots of waterfalls
Blue Ridge Parkway Hiking Trails
North Carolina Waterfalls
Whitewater Rafting in North Carolina
Lazy K Ranch - Horseback Trail Riding for All - 828-626-3636
Yoga Center in Asheville - classes and workshops
Appalachian Realty - Mountain Homes, Horse Ranches and Property for Sale - Bill Palas - 828-215-6642
Coldwell Banker Asheville - Peggy Young, Broker/Realtor - 828-215-6642
For More Area Information
Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce
Greater Asheville Chamber of Commerce
Black Mountain Chamber of Commerce