Blue Ridge National Heritage Area, North Carolina Recreation Area Info & Images

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Directions

The Blue Ridge Parkway Visitor Center is located at Parkway milepost 384, which is about a mile south of the US 70 intersection (or one mile north of the US 74-A intersection) and about 8 miles east of downtown Asheville. The Folk Art Center is located nearby, two miles to the north along the Parkway.

Phone

(828) 298-5330

Activities

AUTO TOURING, BIKING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING, SWIMMING

Campground Reservations

North Carolina Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

North Carolina Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More North Carolina Recreation Areas | Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Official Website | Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Map

The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area is a place unlike any other on Earth, where ancient landscapes enchant the eye and age-old traditions warm the heart. The distinctive landscape of the North Carolina mountains and foothills combined with the region™s living traditions of craft, music, agriculture and Cherokee heritage create a wealth of natural and cultural treasures unmatched in our country.