Escape to North Carolina’s Appalachian Mountain range while living sustainably with these mountain cottages near the Blue Ridge Mountains. Discover heritage and traditions along the Blue Ridge Heritage Trail by exploring music, crafts, foodways, the outdoors, and native wisdom of the Appalachians. Photograph inspiring scenery and hike the finest trails at Grandfather Mountain, the highest peak in the Blue Ridge range and home to the infamous Mile High Swinging Bridge. Wander through the many state parks and forests, experience fly fishing, and a guided fishing tour, or up the adventure with whitewater rafting, swimming hole hiking, and waterfall rappelling. No matter where along the Blue Ridge Mountains glampers choose to spend their mountain cottage stay, there is guaranteed outdoor adventure and comfort around every mountain peak.