Stand In 2 States At Once Or Maybe Even Hike The Appalachian Trail At Newfound Gap Overlook In North Carolina

Gorgeous mountain views abound in North Carolina. Throughout the Blue Ridge Mountains as well as the Great Smoky Mountains, a breathtaking vista is found around nearly every turn. And while millions and millions of tourists visit from out of state, North Carolinians get the undying pleasure of living the dream right here among some of the most beautiful views in the world.

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:

Learn more about Newfound Gap from this link on the official website of the National Park Service. Note, that during winter snowstorms, the road to Newfound Gap may be closed. The link just mentioned will have road closures, if any, posted at the top.

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