Asheville East KOA Holiday Campground Blog

Asheville Foodies Guide


One of the best things about traveling to new places is the chance to try new restaurants. If you are a self-proclaimed foodie, you must try the diverse food in Asheville, North Carolina. The many eateries in the area will help you expand your palate and discover your new favorite foods.Where to Eat...

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Get reimbursed if it rains during your stay!


Give yourself peace of mind knowing you’ll be proactively reimbursed if rain [or heat] impacts your stay/experience. Through our partnership with Sensible Weather, the leading provider of weather protection in the travel and hospitality space, you can add a Weather Guarantee to your booking that...

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Food Trucks in Asheville


Asheville, North Carolina, is well-known for its culinary scene. However, if you look beyond the brick-and-mortar restaurants, you will find even more eateries on four wheels with the city's vibrant food truck scene. Whether you are looking for traditional Southern comfort food or you want to travel...

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Asheville Camping Itinerary: Your Ultimate Guide


Whether you are a nature enthusiast or simply looking to recharge in the great outdoors, a camping adventure in Asheville, North Carolina, could be the perfect outing for you and your loved ones.At Asheville East KOA Holiday, you can enjoy a unique camping experience with a beautiful backdrop of the...

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Cable & Local TV Channel Guide


Catching up on tv shows or want to watch some movies while enjoying some downtime at the campground? Here's our Cable/Local TV List for reference.

Campground General Store near Asheville


Whether you are a Blue Ridge Mountains local or visiting the area, shopping at the campground General Store in Swannanoa is a great way to stock up on camping and outdoor necessities near Asheville. The Asheville East KOA Holiday General Store is open to the public and offers visitors a broad...

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Tips for Enjoying a Solar Eclipse While Camping


For the first time in seven years, the sun will go dark in one of nature’s greatest phenomenon’s – a total solar eclipse! On Monday, April 8, 2024, the Sun, the Moon, and the Earth will align, putting the sky into epic and unforgettable temporary darkness. The eclipse will cross North America,...

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A Guide to Golf Courses in the Asheville Area


Whether you are a longtime player or a beginner, you can enjoy some of the nation's best golf near Asheville, North Carolina. These beautiful courses offer many opportunities to unwind, have fun and challenge yourself. Learn more about these public golf courses in our guide to Asheville golf.Omni...

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Top Tips For Camping With Your Pet


If you’re like most pet owners, you probably want to bring your furry friend along wherever you go. At KOA we want all members of the family to explore nature and enjoy a camping adventure – even the four-legged ones! Whether you’re planning on camping with your pet for the first time, or just need...

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Holiday Happenings for Your Asheville Holiday Getaway


Asheville is a unique, eclectic city with a thriving downtown and rich history. This town flaunts one of the country's most beautiful Christmas light displays. Whether you are visiting for the holidays or looking for a fun getaway with friends, you will find many things to do.Asheville Holiday...

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Horseback Riding Near Asheville


Horseback riding is an ideal activity for experiencing the great outdoors. You can view stunning mountain tops, travel along serene rivers and enjoy a wide variety of other unforgettable landscapes.Asheville is filled with beautiful scenic trails where you create memorable moments during your visit....

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Winter Adventures in Blue Ridge Mountains


The Blue Ridge Mountains stretch from Pennsylvania to Georgia, with beautiful portions resting in North Carolina. Feel at peace in the crisp air, surrounded by snow-capped peaks and the hush of winter. This season is a great time to explore the Blue Ridge Mountains, especially if you want a winter...

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Our Favorite Spring Hikes Near Asheville


Asheville and the surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains come to life in the spring. While hiking, you can spot new greenery and bright blooms nestled among the trees. If you plan to go hiking in Asheville, North Carolina, check out these spring hikes for eye-catching scenery and beautiful nature views...

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Fall Things To Do In Asheville, NC


Asheville, North Carolina, is a great place to visit in the fall to see the leaves changing colors. Due to the wide variation of elevation and tree species along the Blue Ridge Mountains, this region has one of the longest fall color seasons in the nation. If you're looking to get away from home and...

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Asheville Summer Activities


Asheville in the summer provides endless fun for those visiting and local to the area. From attending events and touring landmarks to eating delicious food and spending time in nature, there are many things to do in Asheville.Here is a list of summer Asheville activities you and your traveling...

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New Courtyard


During the winter months of 2019 into 2020, we renovated the courtyard in front of the office.