Planning Your Fall Trip to the NC Mountains

bright-color-daylight-2170231One of the things I love about living in Raleigh is the proximity to both the mountains and the coast.  The NC mountains really show their stuff in Sept/October as they dress themselves in all sorts of fiery shades.

Fall foliage prediction map:

Travel times from Raleigh to some favorite mountain destinations to view the changing of the seasons…

  • Boone 3 hr 10 mins
  • Blowing Rock 3 hrs 15 mins
  • Black Mountain 3 hr 30 mins
  • Ashville 3 hr 40 mins
  • Linville Falls 3 hours 40 mins
  • Grandfather Mountain 3 hr 45 mins
  • Chimney Rock/Lake Lure 4 hrs
  • Hendersonville 4 hrs

More info on these mountain stops:



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