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    French Broad Rafting

    A close proximity to the French Broad River, Nantahala River and Nolichucky River has made Asheville one of the country's most sought-after destinations for...

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    French Broad Chocolate Factory & Tasting Room

    After the extraordinary success of French Broad Chocolate Lounge, which owners Jael and Dan Rattigan opened in 2006, it hardly seems surprising to watch...

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    River Arts District

    A unique collection of working artist studios, art galleries, shops, restaurants and venues, the River Arts District is several city blocks of local...

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    Chimney Rock Park

    Chimney Rock Park has as its centerpiece a monolithic, jutting rock that rises 315 feet above the ground and affords astounding views of the surrounding...

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    LaZoom Comedy Tours

    You'll definitely feel like a tourist on board the LaZoom Comedy Tour but it's a great opportunity to learn about the area's culture, history and...

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    Asheville Treetop Adventure Park

    Located just a few minutes from downtown Asheville, this convenient attraction offers a multitude of daring diversions, including ziplining, mountain biking...

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    Navitat Canopy Adventures

    Located about 30 minutes north of Asheville in the tiny town of Barnardsville, Navitat Canopy Adventures has long been known for its three-and-a-half-hour...

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    The North Carolina Arboretum

    Western North Carolina's beauty and Appalachian culture take the stage at this public garden, located near the Blue Ridge Parkway. More than 60 acres of the...

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    Blue Ridge Parkway

    It's not a destination â€" it's an experience. Considered "America's most scenic drive," the 469-mile Blue Ridge Parkway meanders through changing vistas...

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    Biltmore Estate

    Western North Carolina's beloved "castle on the hill" resides on an 8000-acre estate, complete with manicured gardens, woodlands, and an award-winning...

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