https://www.blueridgeoutdoors.com/go-outside/hiking/the-next-great-mountain-towns/

Fontana Lake outside of Bryson City, N.C. Photo: Tom Branch/Bryson City CVB ... and Fayetteville for their outdoor vibe, but the Southern Appalachians are full of .... Resort offers shuttles to Pine Mountain trailheads and camping near the trail.

https://blueridgecountry.com/newsstand/online_exclusives/top-61-happiest-blue-ridge-mountain-towns

We then divided that list of 61 mountain cities and towns into the three population ... "A stunning mountain town, very close to two national forests and the Great ...

https://www.atlantamagazine.com/southbound-articles/ten-favorite-mountain-towns-south/

Oct 20, 2016 ... To narrow the scope, we focused our search on small towns, places where .... Cabin Rentals both offer secluded retreats and properties close to town. .... town boasts its own slope and skating rink, Appalachian Ski Mountain.

https://www.romanticasheville.com/small_towns.htm

Explore our 40 favorite small towns in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Asheville ... Stroll this picturesque historic "town" in the city of Asheville near the entrance to ... Located north of Asheville at the junction of the Appalachian Trail (goes right ...

https://www.thrillist.com/travel/nation/little-known-appalachian-towns-you-should-absolutely-visit

Mar 17, 2016 ... When most people think of the Appalachian mountain range -- spanning ... 400 on a .6 square mile patch -- is on the National Register of Historic Places. ... which sits near the intersection of the Long and Appalachian trails.

https://blog.virginia.org/2016/10/virginias-mountain-towns/

Oct 15, 2016 ... The Appalachian Mountains stretch for hundreds of miles through Virginia, from the highlands near Cumberland Gap in the southwest up the Blue Ridge. ... In Virginia's mountain towns, you can find places to eat, places to ...

https://thehillville.com/2011/12/12/urban-appalachia-who-where-and-what-is-it/

Dec 12, 2011 ... Our cities haven't been a hot topic in the Appalachian Studies ... the spine of the Appalachian Mountains from southern New York to northern Mississippi. ... Close to half the region's population lives in the north, with more than ...

https://livability.com/topics/real-estate/5-gorgeous-mountain-towns-you-can-actually-afford

Aug 6, 2018 ... Nestled among the mountains, you'll find plenty of ski runs (the town hosted three venues during the ... At one point, Utah's oldest city was home to more millionaires per capita than any other ... Home to Appalachian State University, Boone offers an adventure-lover's dream .... Affordable Cities Near Denver ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appalachian_Mountains

The Appalachian Mountains, often called the Appalachians, are a system of mountains in .... Grandfather Mountain 5,964 ft (1,818 m) near the Tennessee- North Carolina ..... Appalachian bogs are boreal ecosystems, which occur in many places in the Appalachians, particularly the Allegheny and Blue Ridge subranges.

https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g28963-i149-k11295017-Appalachian_Mountains-Tennessee.html

Feb 23, 2018 ... Re: Appalachian Mountains. Feb 24, 2018, 5:29 AM. Save. Considering that you want a "city" and number one to be near the mountains, then ...