Category Archives: Outdoor Activities

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All Treats: Halloween Events in Asheville

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Sep
30

Don’t be afraid; Halloween in Asheville is all in the name of good fun, especially for the kids. Asheville is a safe haven for children when it comes to this time of year. The whole city makes it a point … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

Where to Find the Best Leaf-Viewing

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Sep
25

So far, 2014 is shaping up to be a great year for leaf viewing. The Asheville leaf season should prove abundant in color because of the ample moisture over the summer and the subsequent sunny early autumn days and cool … Continue reading

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Fall Events Even Kids Will Love

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Sep
16

Small children can play for hours with an empty box, a pot and a spoon. They don’t appreciate the lengths you go to plan your family vacations. But you still want them to have fun wherever you go, so you … Continue reading

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September….The Best Month for Summer Vacations

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Aug
18

According to a CBS News poll, September is the best month for a summer vacation. If you’re planning a September vacation, consider coming to Western North Carolina:                   The weather in the … Continue reading

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Labor Day Getaway

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Aug
15

Labor Day Getaway   When making your Labor Day vacation plans, there are a few things you might look for, if you’re like most people:   A destination that’s not too difficult (or expensive) to reach A place that’s not … Continue reading

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Top 10 Asheville Events in August

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Aug
8

Top 10 Asheville Events in August   If you’re traveling to Asheville in August, you’re in luck. There’s so much going on in Western North Carolina, that it’s difficult to keep track of it all. Here are the top 10 … Continue reading

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Sourwood Festival offers singing contest, arts and crafts, children’s activities

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Jul
31

  Some folks say sourwood honey is among the most rare and delectable of all types of honey, so if you are staying in Asheville luxury cabins on the weekend of Aug. 9-10, you’d better get over to Black Mountain … Continue reading

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Hiking In Western North Carolina

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Jul
25

  Walk out of your door for a hiker’s paradise– We have trails that are in the top ten in the US for hiking. People drive from great distances to hike the Appalachian Trail and the Mountains-to-the -Sea Trail. The Mountains-to-Sea Trail … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Improve Your Stay

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Jul
14

Vacations are limited. Since you have a finite number of days to enjoy yourself, you don’t want to leave your Asheville cabin with any regrets. While relaxing in a luxury cabin can be a vacation in itself, here are five … Continue reading

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There’s no place better to enjoy a Summer Evening than Asheville Cabins of Willow Winds

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Jul
5

In the high mountain plateau where Asheville is located, summer evenings are ideal.   When the sun goes down, temperatures fall quickly into the 60′s or even into the 50′s.  This makes outside activity delightful.   At our vacation cabins … Continue reading