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      Discover Asheville Attractions for Recreation, Arts and More

      Downtown Asheville NC attractionscan keep you entertained for many hours or many days. Local artists and street musicians gather to make Asheville this kind of new age mecca that many have come to love. There is always something happening here no matter what the time of day or season of the year. You can enjoy coffee, food or merely stroll through Ashevilles thirty (30) different art galleries. Shoppers will enjoy one of a kind boutiques, hand made arts, or locally produced furniture and woodwork pieces.
      Asheville NC Attractions - Blue Ridge Parkway

      Blue Ridge Parkway

      Seasonal fun in the Asheville area is always great

      In the fall you can take scenic drives and see some of the best foliage this country has to offer. The annual changing of leaf color is a big attraction for many travelling on the Blue Ridge Parkway. During the holidays you can enjoy visiting the Biltmore Estate and view it with all of its Christmas decorations. Winter offers mild climates with short distances to mountain top, snow covered resorts for skiing and snow boarding. Spring is special here as plants bloom and give new color to the parkway for those leisurely afternoon drives. Summertime in Asheville is always alive with music, concerts and outdoor festivals such as Bele Chere which draws an annual 300,000 out of town visitors. Many visitors will choose to shop for local homes and real estate while they are here during Bele Chere.

      Outdoor Recreation and Activities is always alive in this area

      Outdoor recreation and activities seem to be endless here in the Western North Carolina mountain areas. Motorcycle enthusiasts enjoy countless hours touring and exploring the winding roads of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Other popular activities include hiking the trails, white water rafting, mountain biking, and climbing some of the highest peaks in the Eastern United States. Mount Mitchell, which is only a short drive from Asheville, is the highest mountain to the east side of the Mississippi, and is visited by thousands per year. If you like the outdoors, enjoy nature and love to take photos of the beauty of these mountains, then Asheville NC will be a dream come true for you. Call Green Mountain Realty today at (828)-215-9064 or visit us at www.AshevilleNCRealty.com for mountain homes, luxury condos or real estate here in the Asheville NC area.