Guided tour

Asheville: Waterfalls and Blue Ridge Parkway Guided Hike

Asheville: Waterfalls and Blue Ridge Parkway Guided Hike

From US$ 99 per person

This semi-private tour is a great way to see some of the best waterfalls and panoramic mountain views in North Carolina. Your guide shows you a mix of the biggest waterfalls and hidden gems in Pisgah National Forest.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Marvel at the breathtaking views of the forest and falls in the Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Discover Southern Appalachia ecology and history with a local guide
  • Enjoy smaller group sizes that allow for a personalized experience in good company
Full description
This safe, dog-friendly tour is a great way to see the best waterfalls and views near Asheville in only a half day. Meet your professional guide and they will show you the highlights of Pisgah National Forest, home to 250+ waterfalls. You will spend 4-4.5 hours visiting multi-tiered waterfalls, hidden pools, rock overhangs, and more. Throughout the leisurely hike your guide will discuss the edible and medicinal properties of trees and wildflowers along the way. You will then ascend to the Blue Ridge Parkway, enjoy wide-open vistas— with endless views of mountain peaks and fertile valleys, before returning back along the trail.
  • Hiking poles
  • Poncho (in case of light rain)
  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Water
  • Food
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

We meet all travelers at a starting point. Guide will text you the day before tour. Meeting point Sycamore Cycles/Crank Coffee, 112 Hendersonville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768, USA Meeting instructions Meet your guide at Crank Coffee/Sycamore Cycles at 112 Hendersonville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768. Transportation included once meeting your guide. (Guests may take a taxi/Lyft to the meeting location.)

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Important information

What to bring

  • Hiking shoes
  • Water

Know before you go

  • Seasonal Start Time: Either 8:45 am, 10 am or 11 am.
  • Rain/ice/snow policy: Our early morning departure helps us avoid the afternoon precipitation. Nonetheless, many guests have an excellent time in the light rain, under the forest canopy (and rain makes waterfalls even better). In case of heavy rain or inclement weather, full refunds are provided.
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Product ID: 394829