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Bring a picnic basket as for a scenic drive north from Asheville on Merrimon Avenue toward the town of Woodfin. Parks, lakes and tree-lined streets offer sunny spots to enjoy rolling hills with a mountain backdrop. Head over to Ledges Whitewater Park and watch kayakers practice basic skills in this gentler, rolling section of the French Broad River.
History buffs shouldn’t miss the nearby birthplace of Western North Carolina’s Civil War governor and most successful politician, Zebulon Baird Vance. Learn about antebellum farm life and Vance’s famous mountain family on a tour of this reconstructed pioneer homestead nestled in picturesque Reems Creek Valley.
Don’t miss the fun, quirky businesses of Woodfin. Get French roast with attitude at Asheville Coffee Roasters, enjoy the “World’s Best Carrot Cake” and the always-eclectic treasure trove that is Sanctuary of Stuff.
Ambrozia Bar and Bistro is a neighborhood café located in North Asheville next to scenic Beaver Lake. It features modern American cuisine with a twist. The ever changing menu specializes in farm fresh local ingredients. The quaint atmosphere is …more
Come to them or they can come to you! Imagine having a full-service spa come to you with a mobile day spa service. Tranquility at your door step. Serving Asheville and surrounding Western North Carolina areas. Enjoy a day of relaxing pampering, …more
Artisan Catering and Deli provides social and corporate catering to Asheville and WNC, and a casual dining restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner Monday – Saturday. Owned by Executive Chef Mauricio Villa, Artisan is known for its …more