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Looking for things to do in the Blue Ridge Mountains? There are so many activities and adventures to enjoy. Choose from Fishing Guides and Motorcycle Rentals to Golf Courses and Horseback Riding. Need to cool off from the summer heat? Get soaked in our rivers with a White Water Rafting trip or breeze through the sky on a Zip Line Adventure Tour. Or if you're looking for some winter fun check out our list of Ski Resorts and Snow Tubing facilities for a blast in the powder.

Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail

in Fishing

The Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail in Jackson County features some of the best trout waters in the Great Smoky Mountains. The trail takes you to 15 excellent spots for catching brook, brown and rainbow trout.

773 West Main Street
Sylva, North Carolina 28779

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New & Gauley River Adventures

in Fishing

New & Gauley River Adventures offers one and two day fishing trips with meals, snacks and drinks provided. The also offer mountain biking, horseback riding and other outdoor adventures.

115 Oscar White Road
Lansing, West Virginia 25862

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Nantahala Village Riding Stables

in Horseback Riding

No experience is necessary for your Western style trail ride. You are sure to enjoy views of Fontana Lake and some guests see (and hear!) the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad as it begins its journey through the Nantahala Gorge.

9400 Hwy 19/74 West
Bryson City, North Carolina 28713

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Crest Weddings

in Wedding Venues

Located in Asheville, NC The Crest Center & Pavilion is Western North Carolina's most impressive wedding, meeting and banquet venue. Featuring stunning mountain views and a rustic elegance, we're conveniently located just four miles from Asheville.

22 Celebration Place
Asheville, North Carolina 28806

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Mountaintop Ranch

in Horseback Riding

Mountaintop Ranch literally stands above the rest, high atop the Blue Ridge Mountains and adjacent to Shenandoah National Park. Mountaintop Ranch is a veritable gourmet feast for the horse lover.

608 Weaver Road
Elkton, Virginia 22827

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Great Smoky Mountain Railroad

in Family Activities

The Great Smoky Mountain Railroad provides visitors a way to explore the mountains and enjoy the natural beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains and the southern Blue Ridge Mountains in Western North Carolina. This mountain vacationland is like a…

226 Everett Street
Bryson City, North Carolina 28713

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Watauga River Anglers & Outfitters

in Fishing

Watauga River Anglers offers classes on fly fishing, casting, and fly tying, as well as wade, canoe and drift boat guide trips.

5712 NC Hwy 105 South
Boone, North Carolina 28692

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Yadkin Valley Balloon Adventures

in Hot Air Balloons

Yadkin Valley Balloon Adventures offers hot air balloon rides in the heart of North Carolina's Wine Country. Skim over a pond or touch the tree tops. Soar to thousands of feet with FAA certified hot air balloon pilots over beautiful Yadkin Valley.

4155 Watts Street
Tobaccoville, North Carolina 27050

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The Vertical Trek at Roundtop Mountain Resort

in Ziplines

The Vertical Trek has 11 zip lines, multiple high crossings and a Tarzan swing. The 3-hour tour begins with a scenic chairlift ride to the highest point in York County, with various bridges, cargo nets and a Tarzan swing up to 40 ft. in the air.

925 Roundtop Road
Lewisberry, Pennsylvania 17339

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Dancing Bear Toys

in Shopping

Dancing Bear has always been more than just a store. It's a space for kids and adults to play. It's a gathering place for locals and tourists to experience our region's wacky side. We're excited to keep growing with Western North Carolina!

418 N. Main Street
Hendersonville, North Carolina 28792

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