The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area is located in the heart of the southeastern United States, within a few hours' drive of Atlanta, Nashville, Charleston, Charlotte, and Raleigh. Asheville is the largest city in the North Carolina mountains and is served by the Asheville Regional Airport.
Did You Know?
One of the oldest mountains in North America - Grandfather Mountain in Western North Carolina - is a globally recognized nature preserve. It is located within the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area.