Grove Park Inn Spa in Asheville NC Voted one of the best spas in the country. Rejuvenate yourself cordially in mineral pools with soothing underwater music and nearby waterfall pools. And remember to pause and drink in the views of the Blue Ridge Mountains with their own ethereal, soothing effect.
At Orenda you will enjoy camping in the Adirondack Park while lodging in custom made canvas tent cabins. Dining is all inclusive, serving gourmet meals, cooked for you over an open fire. The private and secure family owned 40-acre mountain property, offers total access to beautiful mountain vistas, rivers, lakes and the rugged Adirondack Mountains.
Mohonk Mountain House is a 251-room Victorian castle-with a well-planned kid's program, and 21st-century rates. Every December 24, guests venture into the woods to find the timber with a red ribbon on it. Whoever brings back the ribbon gets to light the Yule log in a ceremony before Christmas dinner. The outdoor fun also includes hiking in the surrounding Shawangunk Ridge (aka the Gunks, a famous rock climbing locale), and skating in the resort's own pavilion.
Ranch at Rock Creek, Philipsburg, MT With large stables and expert guides, horseback riding is a main attraction here, but other included activities are world class fly fishing, hiking, mountain biking, sporting clays and shooting range, archery, and wildlife viewing. All inclusive resort. www.theranchatroc...
Auberge du Soleil Where: Rutherford, CA What's to Love: Built as if it grew out of the hillside with an unobstructed view of the Napa Valley. Quiet elegance, privacy, very peaceful. Good to Know: The service is immediate and understated. There's no reason to leave your room, but you can have a magical dinner at the restaurant up the hill, if you choose so. Atmospherically, again, the intersection of nature and elegance. www.fathomaway.com
The Red Horse Inn, Landrum, SC Sprawling pastures, majestic mountain vistas, and a white picket fence for this South Carolina bed-and-breakfast. Six charming Victorian cottages dot the hillside with cozy fireplaces, whirlpool tubs (some with outdoor hot tubs), cathedral ceilings, and large windows that frame the views. In-room kitchens are stocked with homemade breakfast delights. Waterfalls, wineries, and state parks, enjoy rocking chair sunsets and in-room candlelit dinners.
Grotto Falls - Great #Smoky #Mountains #Waterfall in #Gatlinburg TN Grotto Falls is a stunningly beautiful waterfall and popular #attraction for #hikers that are visiting the area of Gatlinburg, TN. This one requires about a 3 mile round trip hike into the surreal beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park on the side on Mount LeConte.
Savage Gulf, TN is 15,590-acres. Climb its sandstone cliffs and look out at the canyons for an unforgettable view.
Fall Creek Falls State Park is one of the most spectacular state parks in the state of Tennessee, and in the entire country as well. Nature enthusiasts flock to the 20,000-acre expanse that makes up Fall Creek Falls Tennessee. Located at the eastern top of the Cumberland Plateau, this state park is often called one of the best areas for outdoor recreation in the country.