Take a scenic drive through Asheville’s quieter side, filled with picturesque farmland and the edible adventures along the WNC Cheese Trail.

Artisan Cheeses
Hot on the Trail of Southern Cheese

by Melba Newsome
The Western NC Cheese Trail covers the hills and dales of the Appalachians and foothills. Exploring…

Bearwallow Mountain
Bearwallow Mountain Trail

by Joanne O'Sullivan
Pack a lunch and pile in the car: Bearwallow Mountain is the perfect picnic hike from Asheville,…

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Amy Ager | Hickory Nut Gap Farm
Meet Hickory Nut Gap Farm

Standing on the crest of the hill at Hickory Nut Gap Farm is like stepping into a vintage postcard. Old barns dot the land's gently rolling pastures that cradle…