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Hiking Trails

The High Country is know for it’s heavenly views and incredible hiking trails.  This is perhaps one of the most popular activities in the High Country.  From the Blue Ridge Parkway to short hikes in town, there are a variety of hikes for all levels of hikers.

Click here to visit Grandfather Mountain
Grandfather Mountain has 11 trails varying in difficulty from a gentle walk in the woods to a rigorous trek across rugged peaks. It is in the back-country of Grandfather Mountain State Park that you come up against the more challenging hikes.
Click here to visit the Blue Ridge Parkway
A journey on the Blue Ridge Parkway offers spectacular views of Southern Appalachia’s diverse beauty for 469 uninterrupted miles. Blue-misted mountains, cascading waterfalls, rolling pasture, and gorges banked with wildflowers greet hikers of all skill levels among the more than 100 varied and intriguing trails in North Carolina and Virginia.