Blue Ridge National Heritage Area, North Carolina Camping & Hiking

Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Image Gallery

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

Camping Reservations

Reserve your campsite at these camping areas:

North Carolina Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic 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.