Sights & Attractions in The North Carolina Mountains

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Fodor's Choice Sights in The North Carolina Mountains

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Biltmore Estate
Built in the 1890s as the private home of George Vanderbilt, the...
Houses / Mansions Asheville
 
Black Mountain College
Originally housed in rented quarters at nearby Blue Ridge Assembly...
Educational Institutions Black Mountain
 
Blue Ridge Parkway
The beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway gently winds through mountains...
Scenic Drives Blue Ridge Parkway
 
Cradle of Forestry in America
The home of the first forestry school in the United States is...
Historic Districts / Sites, Forests Brevard
 
Grove Park Inn
This large resort overlooking Asheville is well worth a visit...
Museums / Galleries, Resorts Asheville
 
Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest
One of the few remaining sections of the original Appalachian...
Forests Robbinsville
 
North Carolina Arboretum
Part of the original Biltmore Estate, these 434 acres completed...
Gardens / Arboretums Asheville
 
Thomas Wolfe Memorial
Asheville's most famous son, novelist Thomas Wolfe (1900–38)...
Memorials / Monuments Asheville
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