Black Mountain, North Carolina
A Town Surrounded by Mountains
Black Mountain, North Carolina is actually a dream place I would love to live. There is nothing that I do not like about it. It has the most beautiful energy and some of the nicest people. It just reminds me of a little Norman Rockwell town.
Black Mountain is a town in Buncombe County, North Carolina. It is in the Asheville metro areas and the community was named for the Black Mountain Range. The latitude is 35, 617N and the longitude is 82,321W. The elevation is 2,405 feet above sea level.
Visiting Black Mountain, North Carolina is a fantastic weekend getaway. There is so much to see and do that each time you return, it will always feel like the first time you had been there.
Comfort by Mountains
Black Mountain is completed surrounded by mountains. When you look at the picture above, you will notice the tiny little town is right in the middle of the mountains.
The picture above is one that we took while taking a drive up through the mountains. It was actually a lucky shot for us because the angel was not exactly easy to get too.
For those that love nature, and especially the mountains, you would be able to feel the fantastic energy and the strength that surrounds this town.
One of our favorite things to do is walk up town and visit all of the art stores. The people in town and outside of town are so nice and polite. They actually make you feel apart of them, therefore reminding you of a Norman Rockwell town.
Home of Billy Graham
Montreat, North Carolina is a special mountain cover nestled at the foot of Graybeard Mountain near the Tennessee Valley Divide. Located at the eastern end of Buncombe County and surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains.
It is part of the Asheville Metropolitan Statistical Areas. The town is best known for its Presbyterian retreat center, Montreat College and for being the home of evangelist Billy Graham and his late wife Ruth Bell Graham.
The day I took the photo post above, my husband and I were exploring and came across this tiny town. This little town looked secluded and away from everything. We came up on this little bridge and when I we stopped I had to take some photos of the creek. I was an overcasted day with a light drizzle-one of the fondest memories I have from this stop was the way the air smelled. It was a complete wooded area and a lot of of fresh bloomed trees. The air smelled wonderful-but I am a huge fan of loving the way the air smells after a air especially in the spring when all of the trees are blooming.
Montreat, North Carolina
Links of North Carolina that may interest you
- Paranormal North Carolina
Paranormal tales from North Carolina. Tall tales or cryptozoology? Featuring The Vampire Beast of Bladenboro, The Lake Norman Monster, Lizard Man of Scape Ore Swamp, Bigfoot and The Demon Dog of Valle Crucis
- Fall Color Leaf Guide for the North Carolina Mountai...
Why Leaves Change Color North Carolina has over 120 species of trees, most of which are presented in the mountains. These trees provide brilliant colors each fall season. Different color pigments are present in all leaves: xanthophylls and...
- True Ghost Stories Of North Carolina
True Ghost Stories Of North Carolina. Here your going to find a great collection of true ghost stories from North Carolina.
- The Top 20 Must See Places in North Carolina
Perhaps you live in North Carolina or are planning a visit and would like some ideas for fun family sights and attractions. Included here are the top 20 places of natural wonder, urban vibe, breathtaking architecture, quaint countryside beauty, and a
- North Carolina Edition - Urban Legends, Monsters And...
North Carolina, home to the Tar Heels, Appalachian Mountains, beautiful beaches and monsters..... lots and lots of monsters. So step right up and take a peek inside. Get yourself a tiny glimpse of all the delightfully horrid things the great state of
Attraction in different parts of North Carolins
Some of my other weekend get away links
- North Georgia Waterfalls
If you are looking for a wonderful place to see some Waterfalls for a weekend getaway or vacation-Be sure to research North Georgia and visiting Toccoa Falls, Anna Ruby Falls and many others.
- Georgia Covered Bridges
As in all states there are a lot of Historical Land-markers. In Georgia there are a lot of covered bridges, often hidden but can be found with a little research. This page is about some of the covered bridges we have found here in Georgia and hopeful
- Brasstown Bald, North Georgia
The Chattahoochee National Forest is a fantastic place to explore. Among the wonderful things to see is a place called Brasstown Bald. It is 4,784 feet above sea level and considered to be the highest point in Georgia.
- Tallulah Falls, Georgia
Tallulah Falls is a beautiful little town in North Georgia. This page is going to be a tour through this little town, and I hope you enjoy it as much as my husband and I did. If you are looking for a fantastic hike to see waterfalls, this is one plac