These 10 Scenic Overlooks In North Carolina Will Leave You Breathless

Fall is the perfect time to live on the edge; whether it’s standing on the tallest peak east of the Mississippi, dangling your feet off rocky outcrops, enjoying a picnic lunch just off the Blue Ridge Parkway, or perhaps, standing atop a mesmerizing, larger-than-life sand dune. Luckily, North Carolina has some seriously beautiful overlooks to take in all those quintessential Carolina views.

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That’s sure a lot of beauty for one small list! Where are some of your favorite overlooks in North Carolina?

It seems the word is out – these are the 15 best-kept secrets of the Blue Ridge Parkway.