The Catawba Falls trail is closed until spring of 2023. Click here to find alternative waterfall and hiking trails.
If you would rather drive your car or motorcycle along a route with gorgeous lake, valley, and mountain views, then the Lake James Loop is for you!
When you visit our towns and trails, let us help you find your way. Request the Blue Ridge Traveler's Visitor Guide today! We can't wait to see you!
Pisgah National Forest has more than 67,000 acres for you to explore! For hiking and biking trails, as well as where to find amenities, request a map today!
Trout streams in western North Carolina are cold, clean streams swiftly moving under and over rocky terrain. The wild brook, rainbow, and brown trout are part of the culture and history of these mountains.
Learn more about exploring the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway in the Blue Ridge Traveler's Visitor Guide. Download a free guide or request one to be mailed.
Lake James is a picturesque, man-made lake that offers a wide variety of recreation options to visitors of all ages. Plan your trip with our free guide.
Visit 11 uniquely crafted tasting experiences along the Blue Ridge Traveler’s High Spirits Trail to experience the craftsmanship of local brewers, vintners and distillers using ingredients grown right here in Western N.C.