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 see some fall colors, Asheville is the place to do it. Here are a few activities to keep in mind if you're planning on visiting Asheville, North Carolina, in October.
1. Explore the Fall Colors Along Blue Ridge Parkway
The Blue Ridge Parkway has 469 miles of beautiful mountain views, and there are many ways to explore it. You could take a scenic drive or get out on a bike and feel the chill fall breeze on your face as you view the mountains around you.
You'll also find numerous hiking trails for every skill level along Blue Ridge Parkway. If you're looking to get away from the roads and see some more secluded sights, hiking might be an excellent option — just pick a trail that starts near Asheville and spend the day among the trees.
2. Pick Some Delicious Fall Foods
Autumn in Ashville brings a variety of tasty fall foods. The city has many apple orchards where you can pick your own fruit, and some orchards also sell delicious ciders and apple treats.
You can also find a local pumpkin patch. Pick your own pumpkins to create jack-o'-lanterns to light up the spooky fall nights during your camping trip!
3. Visit a Local Winery or Brewery
Fall is also a great season to spend time indoors with a drink and good food. Asheville has a wide range of beer and wine tours where you can sample the best the city has to offer.
4. Paddle the French Broad River
Looking for another way to get outdoors in Asheville this fall? The French Broad River offers a wide variety of water activities, from whitewater rafting to gentle canoe or kayak trips.
The river offers beautiful scenic views of the changing foliage, and you might even spot wildlife like largemouth bass and catfish as you paddle along.
Book Your Stay at Asheville East KOA Holiday This Fall
If you'd like to explore the beauty and food that autumn in Asheville has to offer, book your stay at the Asheville East KOA Holiday today. This KOA offers various lodging and camping options, from Deluxe Cabins to Individual Tent Sites, and a convenient location for all of your favorite fall activities.
Browse the Asheville East KOA Holiday website and book your stay for the fall season today.