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/\ The Ten Highest Mountains in the Eastern US are all in NC or TN ~ #1-Mt. Mitchell (NC) #2-Mt. Craig (NC) #3-Clingman's Dome (TN) #4-Mount Guyot (NC) #5-Balsam Cone (NC) #6-Mount LeConte (TN) #7-Mount Gibbes (NC) #8-Potato Hill (NC) #9-Mount Chapman (TN) #10-Richland Balsam (NC). Overall, in this southeastern high country, there are 40 Peaks above 6,000 feet in the mountain regions of Western NC and Eastern TN.

*Catawba Falls waterfall in Pisgah National Forest near Asheville NC 1.5h drive, 3m round trip with an additional 1/2m strenuous trek to the Upper Falls.

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Mount Mitchell State Park

The summit of Mt Mitchell in North Carolina, the highest mountain east of the Rockies

Mingo Falls - Cherokee Indian Reservation (North Carolina). Located just outside of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Grandfather Mountain North Carolina --- talk about being able to see for an eternity ..that's what being on that swinging bridge is like ...breath-taking!!

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Ohio River Scenic Byway,Indiana

Highway 12 in North Carolina is an unforgettable drive, winding past sand dunes, landmark lighthouses, and historic villages.

Corolla Wild Horses - On The Outer Banks of North Carolina....................................................................................... CoastalGuide

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The 5 Breweries You Must Visit in Asheville, NC

Boasting nearly 15 breweries within its city limits alone—and dozens more dotting the surrounding hillsides of Western North Carolina—Asheville is the undisputed king of southern craft beer. Here are five breweries not to miss when visiting.

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A North Carolina Bucket List

A North Carolina Bucket List - “From the mountains to the woodlands to the coast, family experiences unfold on a variety of landscapes,” says Suzanne Brown, media relations specialist for VisitNC.

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The South's Tastiest Town: Durham, NC

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Located in a 1,855-acre North Carolina State Park, Mount Mitchell (elevation 6,684 feet) is the highest point east of the Rockies. Located about 35 miles northeast of downtown Asheville, you reach Mount Mitchell via a very scenic drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway. From the Parkway, take NC Highway 128 all the way to the summit.

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