Here are some of our favorite attractions near Green Mountain Lodge. Most are easy day trips. Many attractions and trails permit leashed pets. Please be a responsible dog owner, so that dogs will continue to be welcomed. Pick up after your pet! If you choose to sightsee without Rover, he can enjoy a delightful day playing at Green Mountain Lodge!
Chimney Rock Park -- about 30 minutes drive. Dramatic rock formations in beautiful Hickory Nut Valley, near Lake Lure. Great hiking and views, charming traditional tourist village.
Biltmore House -- about one hour drive. America's castle is a home for all seasons! Visit Olmstead designed gardens and vinyards too.
Brevard Music Center and beautiful Transylvania County lie to the west and merit the visit. Waterfalls abound in Transylvania county, and don't be surprised if you see Brevard's famous white squirrels!