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Hiking trails in the Blue Ridge – Our top 10 family favorites

Did you know that there are more than 4,000 miles of hiking trails in the Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains?  This includes trails along the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Pisgah National Forest, The Great ...
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National Park Week - Go Wild

Go Wild for National Park Week 2014

Washington, D.C. (April 15, 2014) - This year, from April 19 – 27, the National Park Service and the ...
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Graveyard Fields and Parking lot to close for 11 weeks

Blue Ridge Parkway NC (April 14, 2014) -  Beginning Tuesday, April 22, 2014, the Graveyard Fields ...
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Sunrise at Chimney rock

59th Annual Easter Sunrise Service at Chimney Rock April 20

CHIMNEY ROCK, NC (April 10, 2014)— Few sights in the Blue Ridge Mountains are as spectacular as ...
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5 Things to do in the Blue Ridge during the winter

Winter time is here in the Blue Ridge Mountains.  As a matter of fact, it's snowing as I write this. ...
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Waterfalls in NC

Waterfalls in NC – The top waterfalls to visit

Western NC is full of waterfalls, literally 100s of them are scattered around the mountains of ...
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Grove Park Inn Asheville NC

Grove Park Inn Asheville NC

May 2011 was our 19th wedding anniversary and we decided to do something extra special.   We planned ...
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Maple Snow Cream Recipe Featured

Maple Snow Cream Recipe

With all of snow in the US this week, I thought it might be fun to share our Snow Cream Recipe with ...
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Bacon Cheddar Macaroni Recipe

Creamy Cheddar and Bacon Macaroni Recipe – The best you’ll ever eat

Hey BRML readers, it's Larry.   I don't do the majority of cooking in the house, but I do like to ...
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Chocolate Pecan Pie Recipe

One of our kids most favorite desserts during the holidays is Chocolate Pecan Pie.   This desert is ...
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