Although Hendersonville has the small town quaint and quiet feeling that some people search for when planning a getaway, it is also a center for thrillseekers. With the mountains surrounding you at every angle, hiking is always a good idea. With easy and difficult trails to choose from, you will never get bored with all that the Blue Ridge Mountains have to offer. If you don't like the physical activity of hiking, you can always take in the views from the Blue Ridge Parkway- just as beautiful, with less sweat involved.
The close access to the Davidson, Nantahala, and French Broad Rivers water adventures are available for your thrill. You can white water raft, kayak or even tube depending on the level of adrenaline you are searching for.
If water sports or hiking isn't your style, maybe you'd like to soar above the ground with The Gorge or Navitat. Both are ziplining experiences that offer you the chance to test your bravery as you embark on a series of mulitple connected zip lines, some over 1,000 feet long and thousands of feet high.
Adventure awaits you in Western North Carolina, so if what you're looking for is a busy vacation filled with activities that leave you exhausted and your inner thrillseeker satisfied, you've come to the right place