Brevard North Carolina Real Estate Blog: September 2008

Fall for Brevard, North Carolina

fall leafFall has officially arrived here in the mountains, bringing with it, shorter days and cool, crisp air - both necessary ingredients for a great leaf season. In higher elevations like Cashiers and Highlands just west of Brevard, North Carolina you can already see the subtle change from green to yellow on some of the maple trees, and splashes of burgundy have begun to dot the mountain sides.

If you are planning a fall trip to the mountains of western North Carolina, experts tell us that peak leaf season should be starting around mid-October. Generally, you can count on great leaf color into early November and possibly through to Thanksgiving depending on weather.  Dupont State Forest

Fall is a great time of year for all sorts of outdoor activities here in the Brevard area. No matter where you are, you're surrounded by the incredible beauty of nature during this annual color show. Hiking is especially spectacular this time of year in  Pisgah Forest and nearby DuPont Forest If you are in the area the weekend of October 25, be sure to check out the fun at the 26th annual Halloween Fest and the 13th annual Old Time Music Festival Competition.  It all happens right on Main Street in the heart of downtown Brevard, North Carolina.

Of course, what would a trip to western North Carolina be without a trip along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Get the latest information about what's in bloom and other highlights along the Parkway to make the most of your visit.

So grab your sweaters and enjoy the season. For a complete list of things do and places to stay when you're in the Brevard area, just visit us online today.

carol clay




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Comment balloon 0 commentsCarol Clay • September 24 2008 03:12PM
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