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

You already love towns like Charlottesville, Asheville, and Fayetteville for their outdoor vibe, but the Southern Appalachians are full of lesser-known small towns  ...

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 from Georgia to Maine -- they envision dueling banjos, moonshine, ...

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

Oct 20, 2016 ... Rising between the Eastern seaboard and the Midwestern plains, the Appalachian Mountains house an embarrassment of riches. Rolling ...

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

Located north of Asheville at the junction of the Appalachian Trail (goes right through downtown) and the French Broad River. Hike from town up to Lover's Leap ...

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 categories of 50,000 and up; 10,000 to 49,999; under 10,000, and turned those ...

https://www.countryliving.com/life/travel/g4206/americas-best-small-mountain-towns/

Apr 10, 2017 ... We've gathered up the top 20 mountain vacation towns in America. ... April through October, you can rock out at the Appalachian Jam. Next ...

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 ...

http://www.city-data.com/forum/general-u-s/172904-best-place-live-blue-ridge-mountains.html

In north Georgia, there are some great towns that have already seen a boom of ... I wouldn't mind trying out living in the Appalachia mountains.

https://www.smliv.com/outdoors/appalachian-trail-towns-dawsonville-and-dahlonega/

Aug 1, 2017 ... Walking all 2200 miles of the Appalachian Trail is a dream for some. To make the trail more accessible, we've broken a few classic parts down ...

https://www.southernliving.com/travel/southern-mountain-towns

Aug 24, 2017 ... Whether you're looking for outdoor excursions, great scenery, or quaint villages, these charming Southern mountain towns should be next on ...