Bear Creek RV Park & Campground
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Friday morning 4 April we left the RV Park for our last group outing to Biltmore Estate. When we arrived we were given an audio guide for our self-guided tour. As you can tell from our photos it was a cloudy day and it even rained for a short time, but didn't interfere with our tour of the house.
In 1888 George W. Vanderbilt made a visit …
Today started slowly. We had a 10am appointment to get the coach weighed, then we started out. The weighing turned out better than I thought it would. we are well within our limits. A little heavy on the passenger's side rear, but not much, so right now we're not changing anything, other than maybe buy some more stuff and put it on the driver's …
Spent the day at the Biltmore Estate. This is the Vanderbilt's 179,000 sq. ft. estate. It was started in 1889 and completed in Dec, 1895. It is unbelievable.
We we then did a little wine tasting at the estate, and then headed to the campground.
Heading to the Smokey Mountains tomorrow. We will see how far we can get with the government shutdown......arrrrrr.
Good driving day, but long. We were on the road 8 hours including stops. We'll spend a 2 days in Asheville with my father and brother. Then we’ll be home on Tuesday.
Lots to report today. It started off raining in Virginia, but we out ran it and had beautiful weather when Dad took the wheel for the first time on a real road with other drivers in North Carolina. (I'll let him tell you the story about getting a one finger salute from a woman!)
We stopped at a classic American …
TravelPod Member ReviewsBear Creek RV Park & Campground Asheville
What a view. Nice owners, road in a little narrow, but doable. Sites paved, with concrete patios. Picnic table provided. Cable good. WiFi available.
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