Easy to access hikes and wonderful for tubing, swimming, mountain biking and more! A forest map is located in the welcome folder. The ‘Whales back’ swimming hole is a local favorite.
Pisgah Forest would be an excellent location for the whole family! There are so many trails there and swimming spots too! If your children are a little older, you all could try Sliding Rock. It's located in Pisgah National Forest. Admission is $3 during hours and free after hours (though there won't…
A vast network of 1000"s of acres of hiking and biking trails, waterfalls, and scenic views, encompassing part of the Blue Ridge Parkway system.
Tons of trails to hike or mountain bike. You can get to the Blue Ridge Parkway through Pisgah Forest.
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“History, hiking, and goats! This place has a little of everything for everyone.”
“A great locally owned pizza place, super close to the cabin! They have amazing sandwiches too!”
“Hands On! boasts two sections in which kids can play, build, and create. The front part of the building has a little dinosaur dig exhibit and an art station. The back of the building has several interactive exhibits where kids can pretend that they are at the grocery store, ice cream shop, nursery, and stage all situated around a mountain exhibit in the middle which has a slide. Our kids love it so we highly recommend. The only downside is that they charge an entrance fee for adults. ”
“You will be impressed with the quality productions The Flat Rock Play House produces. Book early as many productions sell out.”
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“Only 10 - 15 min. to the Blue Ridge Parkway from our Retreat, you can travel both North or South to amazing overlooks all along the way. Just driving the parkway is a treat in itself.”