You can't go to Blue Ridge without shopping!
Find the perfect memento to memorialize your getaway with a shopping trip to downtown retailer like Canoe (624 East Main Street) where Lynn Kemp showcases wearable art, Blue Ridge Olive Oil Company (511 East Main Street, Suite 100) which hosts a gourmet selection of more than 65 varieties of olive oil and balsamic vinegars and High Country Art and Antiques (715 East Main Street) for traditional and impressionist fine art, folk art, photography, pottery, jewelry, sculptures, antiques and collectibles.
Seeking reasons to stay? Try these additional outdoor adventures.
For accommodations complete with kitchens, choices include lodges with stunning mountain views, creek-side hideaways, riverfront fishing lodges, cabins on the lake, cozy cabins, hotels and resorts--which range in price from $100 to $1,000 per night. Visit www.BlueRidgeMountains.com/where-to-stay for a complete listing.