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Waterfalls and Blue Ridge Parkway Hiking Tour with Expert Naturalist

Asheville, United States

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4 hours 45 minutesMobile & paper tickets accepted

As featured in Southern Living Magazine and MSN News, discover the authentic beauty of the Blue Ridge Parkway with a naturalist guide to show you the best vistas, photo spots, and waterfalls that make Asheville famous. This intimate, small-group tour makes it easy to get to know your experienced, expert guide and learn more about the region.

-Learn about the area’s history, plants, and wildlife from your naturalist guide
-Visit famous waterfalls and ones that most tourists miss
-See the best of the Blue Ridge Parkway’s expansive mountain views

What's Included

  • Local guide
  • Hiking Poles
  • Ponchos
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Transportation from the Meeting Place at 112 Hendersonville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
  • Snacks and water (which you can purchase at beginning of your tour)

What To Expect


This tour shows off the BEST waterfalls and views near Asheville in only a half day! Your guide is an expert naturalist, ready to point out fascinating wildlife and plants along the trails. You will end the tour feeling inspired by the scenery and the stories!

Visit both the biggest waterfalls and also “off the beaten path” waterfalls in Pisgah National Forest, home to 250+ waterfalls. We explore the stunning trails of Pisgah National Forest and the iconic Blue Ridge Parkway for a

The Location

Where To Go

Sycamore Cycles, 112 Hendersonville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768, USA

Departure time

8:30 AM


Asheville, United States

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (16)

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Mary-Kait was an awesome guide...

Cassandra A | Oct 2021

Mary-Kait was an awesome guide -friendly, knowledgeable and easy to communicate with. My sisters and I very much enjoyed our hike. And the waterfalls were amazing!

Our guide, Chris, was phenomenal!...

Christine | Aug 2021

Our guide, Chris, was phenomenal! His vast knowledge of the waterfalls, Blue Ridge Parkway and the history of the Pisgah National Forest was incredible! In addition, Chris has been college educated in ecological studies, so it was a wonderful

Our guide, Paul, was fabulous!...

Ralph | Aug 2021

Our guide, Paul, was fabulous! We loved the waterfalls and the beautiful scenery. But the best part was Paul's knowledge of the plants, geography, animals, etc. He was literally a walking encyclopedia of the natural world. I highly recommend

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Service animals allowed
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Waterfalls and Blue Ridge Parkway Hiking Tour with Expert Naturalist

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