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Moon Asheville & the Great Smoky Mountains

Whether you’re hopping between microbreweries or hiking the Appalachian Trail, get to know this charming Southern hub with Moon Asheville & the Great Smoky Mountains.

Inside you’ll find:

  • Flexible, strategic itineraries, from a weekend in Asheville to five days in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, designed for outdoor adventurers, foodies, history buffs, and more
  • The best local flavor: Indulge in award-winning cuisine on a food tour, discover the microbreweries that earned Asheville the title of “Beer City USA,” and catch a live show from a local band. Admire the art deco architecture downtown, gallery-hop in repurposed warehouses, or check out an indie bookstore
  • Unique outdoor experiences: Hike through the mountains and meadows along the Appalachian Trail, take a dip in the hot springs dotting the hillsides, or break out the binoculars for some top-notch wildlife-watching. Set up camp in the Pisgah National Forest, peep the changing leaves in autumn, or go rafting, kayaking, or canoeing on the French Broad River
  • Honest advice on when to go, where to stay, and how to get around from North Carolina local Jason Frye
  • Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout
  • Thorough background on the culture and history, wildlife, and geography
  • Helpful tips for hikers and campers, LGBTQ+ travelers, and travelers with disabilities

Find your adventure with Moon Asheville & the Great Smoky Mountains.