This One Epic Mountain In North Carolina Will Drop Your Jaw

Soaring at 6,684 ft. in the clouds, the tallest mountain east of the Mississippi is right here in our beautiful state. Maybe you’ve hiked it, maybe you’ve been at the top, or maybe you’re thinking of planning a trip here soon. Mt. Mitchell is the ultimate epic destination – camping, hiking, day trip…the views!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Many North Carolinians feel pride and love for this great destination in our state. I know I want to plan a camping trip here soon. Have you been to Mt. Mitchell before? It’s a sight to see.