The Blue Ridge Mountains from Front Royal, Virginia, at the beginning of the Shenandoah Valley and the Skyline Drive, to Cherokee, North Carolina and the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina and Tennessee and on into the beautiful mountains of North Georgia, Blue Ridge Online will assist in your travel planning and enjoyment all along the way.
Each mile of the Skyline Drive and the Blue Ridge Parkway is marked with a numbered concrete marker indicating the mileage from north to south. A list of overlooks and points of interest along the Skyline Drive and the Blue Ridge Parkway can be found here.
Maps of the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Skyline Drive, Great Smoky Mountains and the Appalachian Trail are included to make your visit more enjoyable. Also included are Travel Planning and Travel Information sites to assist in your vacation planning.
Whether you're spending a day, a week, or a month we think you will find the Blue Ridge Mountains a place you’ll want to spend a lifetime, once you visit you’ll see, it gets in your blood and heads straight for your heart. Who could help but fall in love with such year round beauty; ever-changing yet ever faithful to the time honored traditions of Blue Ridge life. The gentle breeze of the Blue Ridge Mountains; the trees are portraits of beauty; picturesque vistas set the background; the folks are friendlier; a peace of mind will overwhelm you. Come visit heaven on earth The Blue Ridge Mountains.
The maximum speed limit on the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Skyline Drive is 45 mph. They’re good roads with few sharp curves and you can travel at a pace that will allow you to see the scenery; to relax and enjoy an unhurried interlude from today’s hectic world.
Be on the watch for wildlife. There is no hunting within National Park boundaries, and you will probably see a lot of deer, groundhogs, grouse and turkeys and maybe even an occasional bear, fox, raccoon, chipmunk or skunk.
Plants and wild flowers are protected too so you'll be able to see some rare varieties, so bring along wild flower and bird books and don't forget your camera. The scenery is so beautiful you'd have to try hard to take a bad photograph!
Welcome to the Blue Ridge Mountains
"Trout House Falls" - Choose from three secluded luxury waterfront vacation rentals in Brevard, North Carolina.
Secluded WATERFALL CABIN 2 Bedroom Sleeps 1 - 4 in Brevard North Carolina
From the porch of the cabin, the beautiful waterfall and rushing trout stream seem to wash away the stress of daily life. As you settle down in a cozy rocker to feed the native trout you feel a sense of rejuvenating calm.
The STREAMSIDE HOME Sleeps 6 in Western NC Blue Ridge Mountains
The stream and waterfalls can be seen and heard from every room in the house. The emphasis of this location is definitely on outdoor living. At the front of the home, a large sunny deck encompasses the view of the property.
Streamside Home has a stone patio out back that offers a built in gas grill plus a natural stone outdoor fireplace where you can stay warm and gaze at the beautiful starlit mountain sky. Very secluded, ½ mile off paved road, and bordered on 2 sides by an 8,000 acre private preserve- great to explore.
The Riverfront FISHING COTTAGE Sleeps 4 a Fly Fishing Adventure
This could be your destination, your journey’s end. The Riverfront Fishing Cottage is off the beaten path, sequestered in the lush and beautiful mountains of Transylvania county 12 miles south of Brevard NC.
It is a fly fisherman's paradise right on the pristine and untouched East Fork of the French Broad River. State hatchery stocked with rainbow, brook, blue and brown trout.
The town of Brevard, NC also offers a wide variety of recreational and entertaining pursuits that you’ll find on our activities page. Drop your child off at one of the local camps and take the rest of the family on a mountain vacation. Bring the extended family together for a reunion; have a wedding; gather your friends for a week of relaxation, biking, fishing, hiking, golf or take time away from the children for a romantic escape.
Brevard, NC Cabin, Cottage and Home For Rent
More information can be found online at BlueRidgeOnline.com
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Here you will find information about attractions, accommodations, outdoor activities, shopping and everything you need to make your mountain vacation the getaway of a lifetime.