Welcome to Summer Fun in the 

Blue Ridge Mountains!

Hiking, Waterfalls, Scenic Views, History, Clean Air, Wildlife ... you name it, the Blue Ridge Mountains have it!  

Adventure awaits you around each and every turn!  (and we have lots of turns)

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Discover the Blue Ridge Mountains

Use our guides? Visit and enjoy these mountains, but Leave No Trace

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10 Most Haunted Places in the Blue Ridge
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Babcock State Park WV
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10 Most Haunted Places in Western North Carolina
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12 Best Gem Mines in the Blue Ridge Mountains
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Top 10 Apple Orchards in the Blue Ridge Mountains
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10+ Best Restaurants in Maggie Valley NC
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12+ Best Waynesville NC Restaurants (and food trucks too!)
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11 Best Apple Orchards in Western North Carolina
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20+ Best Hiking Trails Near Waynesville NC
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Banner Elk NC Travel Guide
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Devil’s Courthouse – Blue Ridge Parkway
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Cherokee NC Travel Guide

About Blue Ridge Mountain Life

Larry and Jenn, with some help from their sons and daughter, are the team behind Blue Ridge Mountain Life.  We're locals that live near Waynesville and Maggie Valley NC.    We love these mountains, and love sharing our adventures with you through our content, which includes written guides, photos, and videos.

Our Top Travel Guides

Hendersonville NC Travel Guide
Boone NC Travel Guide
Waynesville NC Travel Guide – Top Things To Do
Tweetsie Railroad Travel Guide
Blowing Rock NC Travel Guide – Top Things To Do
Ghost Town in the Sky Maggie Valley NC
Asheville NC Travel Guide
Leave No Trace
Helen GA Travel Guide
Lake Lure NC Travel Guide
Chimney Rock State Park
Fall Foliage 2022 Forecast and Guide
Cades Cove Guide
Maggie Valley NC Travel Guide
All About the Blue Ridge Mountains
Land of Oz Theme Park – Beech Mountain NC
2022 Biltmore Estate Visitor’s Guide
Pisgah National Forest Guide
Wheelchair and Disabled Accessible Waterfalls Guide
Great Smoky Mountains National Park Guide
Cataloochee Valley Guide