Come and tour our 'Land of Waterfalls'! Area attractions include our Blue Ridge Mountain Parkway, Biltmore Mansion, rafting-kayaking-fishing down the French Broad and Davidson rivers and lakes Jocassee and Toxaway. Children will enjoy our Cradle of Forestry and the Fish Hatchery! Check out many premier biking and hiking trails in our seven state parks including Gorges, Pisgah, Dupont, Caesars Head, Natahala, Great Smoky Mountain, and the Blue Ridge Mountains. Brevard and Asheville offer shops and antiquing, restaurants, seasonal festivals, and more.