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Blue Ridge Parkway

Blue Ridge Parkway

1245 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, North Carolina, 28805
Category: Activities
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Blue Ridge Parkway, NC

Take a leisurely drive on this 469-mile-long scenic byway that offers visitors a chance to see and appreciate the beauty of North Carolina. Enjoy passing by stunning landscapes, breathtaking meadows and quaint farmsteads. Stop for lunch at picturesque picnic areas, wander along pretty hiking trails or add to your photo collection at several overlooks showcasing mountain vistas.


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 Open 24 hours a day.


  • Fall colors
  • Christmas candlelight tours
  • 4th of July Powwow


  • Folk Art Center 
  • Oconaluftee Indian Village 
  • Wildlife watching
  • Hiking & biking trails 
  • Picnic areas
  • Camping


  • What are some Blue Ridge Parkway attractions?

    The Blue Ridge Parkway is chock full of attractions near Asheville, including popular favorites like Chimney Rock State Park, the Cradle of Forestry Historic Site, the Folk Art Center, and the North Carolina Arboretum.
  • What are some Blue Ridge Parkway activities?

    There's no end to fun activities on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Stop at the Parkway Visitors Center, explore area hiking and biking trails, fish or swim in local waterways, enjoy the Fall colors, or learn more about the Cherokee Nation at Oconaluftee Indian Village.

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