United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 RICOH PRINTER 1800:681:7208 installation CONTACT RICOH Tec*h care 24/7
  2. 2 Trip Report Cruising the Cs: Canyon de Chelly, Canyonlands, and Capitol Reef
  3. 3 Secaucus as base for New York 3 days-advice
  4. 4 Pacific Grove/Carmel CA area
  5. 5 Eating Well In Manhatten
  6. 6 arizona rte 66
  7. 7 Driving conditions from Denver to Winter Park
  8. 8 Hawaii and...where?
  9. 9 Trip Report Another Great DC Trip
  10. 10 Lunch near 9/11 Memorial
  11. 11 Trip Report Gatlinburg/Smokies trip report, with photos and captions
  12. 12 Black History Museum
  13. 13 Wash DC VRBO recommendation
  14. 14 Trip Report Chicago 2017
  15. 15 West coast to East Coast in April-May 2018
  16. 16 How much time in Badlands?
  17. 17 3-day beach weekend in FL Nov for 2 adults
  18. 18 Where to stay in Little Rock AR
  19. 19 seeking advice -- scenic drive from DC to Chapel Hill
  20. 20 DC Restaurants
  21. 21 Sequoia National Park/Kings Canyon/Amtrak/Tours/grandchild
  22. 22 Trip Report Short Oregon Trip
  23. 23 usa roadtrip
  24. 24 Visiting San Antonio early November
  25. 25 Route from Denver to SteamboatSprings
View next 25 » Back to the top

Western NC/Northern GA Itenerary

Jump to last reply

Im thinking of a 10 day vacation to the mountains of Western NC and Northern GA next summer. Ive vacationed in the Blowing Rock/Boone area before as well as the Gatlinburg, TN side of the Smoky Mountains and seen a lot of the Smokies along with the Biltmore at Asheville, NC. I have not been down to the area south of Asheville and east of the Smokies and have not yet ventured into the Georgia Mountains. I live in the Washington DC, so im probably going to want to spend the night on the way down and back up probably in Virginia. So, heres what im thinking:

Day 1- Drive to South-western Virginia down I-81 or possibly push to Asheville, NC for the night.

Day 2- Drive to the town of Helen, GA

Day 2 through 6- Stay in Helen, GA to explore the North Georgia Mountains including Brasstown Bald, Anna Ruby Falls, Dahlonega, GA, Amicacola Falls, Tallugh Gorge, possible day-trip down to Stone Mountain near Atlanta

Day 6- Drive to Brevard, NC

Day 6 through 10- Stay in Brevard, NC to explore the Transylvania County waterfalls, Gorges State Park, day-trip to Chimney Rock, NC, Catalochee area of GSMNP, explore the areas of Highlands and Cashiers, NC, drive some of the Blue Ridge Parkway south of Asheville

Day 10-Route 29 through Virginia and Overnight in Virginia

Day 11- Home

4 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement