Days Inn Asheville Mall
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... Play. Be still. Whatever you want. Except that."
If my idea of camping is no room service after 11 pm, that kiddo's idea of camping is probably no electronics.
And by my criterion, I suppose I'm camping at the moment. Here on Mt Pisgah. In an inn. Where there are all the comforts of home. But no phones. And no room service. But it doesn't matter. Because it's glorious.
I'm flying solo now -- have been for a couple of days, as the boys took a ...
... cool enough to turn on the heater. The Biltmore was of course spectacular! We saw every nook and cranny that we could see. We ate on the patio overlooking the home and later in Biltmore village had the most delicious ice cream that is made from the original Biltmore recipe. We ate at a great BBQ joint in the Arts District called 12 Bones. Long lines but well worth eating meat for! The Arts District did not ...
... game. Amazing! Maybe harder courses are my bag as I shoot well below my handicap. .
Next on my “day escape” at this award-wining resort is a tour of the Grove Park Inn. Having just celebrated its 100 year birthday the Inn is steeped in history. The guide, Hilary, shares a wealth of information on the Grove family, the Inn with its Arts and Craft style architecture, The Pink Lady Ghost, and ...
... and a huge condo will be built in the next few years. Gulp. Tama showed us lake property for $150K but too steep and narrow for our taste. July 15-Chimney Rock! Climbed a gazillion stairs to the flag, then more to 'Exclamation Point.' Sam so proud of herself! "I did it!" Jim and Maddie did great too and stopped halfway. We hiked to the water fall where Maddie got in some and we rested. About 1.5 miles rountrip to waterfall. ...
... or so, we got to Farlow Gap. There was a stake here and we were able to pick up Farlow Gap Trail (#106), which leads to the waterfall. This trail was much more cleared and blazed and a lot easier to follow. The trail was quite steep, but going this way it was heading down so not nearly as bad. However, it would not be fun climbing up going in the other direction. In about a mile, we got to Shuck Ridge Creek ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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