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Mountains and Waterfalls in the Southeast United States

The majestic mountains of the Southeastern United States offer year-round vacation fun for camping, hiking, skiing, romantic mountain getaways, exploring cascading waterfalls and so much more. These articles and resources will help you choose the best mountain destination and offer tips for making the most out of your visit.
  1. GA Mountains (8)
  2. NC Mountains (15)
  3. VA Mountains (11)
  4. WV Mountains (4)

The Blue Ridge Parkway
The Blue Ridge Parkway scenic roadway traverses 469 miles along the high crests of the central and southern Appalachian Mountains and is the most visited unit of the U.S. National Park System.

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the most visited national park in the United States and one of the only major national parks with free admission.

Go Blue Ridge Card
The Go Blue Ridge Card is a credit card sized multi attraction pass that includes admission to more than 30 popular tourist attractions in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Romantic Mountain Resorts, Hotels and Inns
Find a romantic mountain resort for a memorable couples escape.

Ski Resorts in the Southeastern United States
Skiing and more recently snowboarding and snow tubing have become increasingly popular since the 1960's in the Southeastern United States. Find out where to enjoy these popular winter sports and activities in North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia and Tennessee

Spring Wildflowers - Great Mountain Destinations
Find out where to see some of the most vibrant and diverse mountain woodland wildflower displays in the world including spectacular displays of blooming rhododendrons.

Wildflower Walks, Weekends and Pilgrimages
Spring in the mountains offers several standout wildflower walks, weekends, pilgrimages and other special wildflower themed events.

Summer Vacation Drives in the USA - Southeastern United States
These two summer vacation scenic drives, by About.com's Guide to Honeymoons and Romantic Getaways, explore the picturesque Country Music Highway beginning in Eastern Kentucky and the Blue Ridge Parkway.

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