Come, enjoy the breathtaking beauty of a mountain. See a hawk glide on the current and add its beauty to a scene more beautiful than any in "Gone With the Wind." This is real, this is the south in all her splendor. To know her is to love her.
Approach any direction and you will see Pilot Mountain rising more than 1,400 feet above the countryside of the upper Piedmont plateau.
South Mountains has an elevation up to 3,000 feet and is a great way to escape the city and really get back to nature. There is an 80 foot waterfall and 45 miles of trails to enjoy. Only two trails are considered Easy. The rest are moderate to strenuous.
Find out where you can appreciate the sights that the city and surrounding area have to share; whether you want to appreciate the fascinating city skyline or the majesty of the Great Smoky Mountains.
Fayetteville, North Carolina has more interesting places to visit and things to do than you might think. This article highlights some local businesses and attractions that you might want to check out, if you live here or if you're visiting from out of town.
McAlpine Creek, McMullen Creek and Four Mile Creek Greenways are one of the many beautiful wetland nature trails that Charlotteans have access to. Even though it has 3 different names, it is the same greenway.
In 2013, Crowders Mountain State Park in Kings Mountain, NC was voted the #1 state park in North Carolina. It has an elevation of 1,625 feet and is a registered natural heritage area.
The Blue Ridge Mountains are some of the most beautiful in the world. Rich in history, it is an area where nature is at its best. The vistas seem to go on forever. . .
The Cherokee Indians translation of the word Tanawha is "fabulous hawk or eagle." This would be the right name for this trail because it offers hikers a spectacular view of the surrounding mountains.
Asheville is said to have mystical healing properties--but is it physics, magic, or just the spirit of Asheville?