Mount Mitchell Adventure off the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville, North Carolina

We are excited to share photos from our recent adventure to Mount Mitchell!  This spectacular view is located off the Blue Ridge Parkway near Burnsville, North Carolina. Located 6,684 feet above sea level, the summit of Mount Mitchell is the highest mountain in the United States east of the Mississippi River. A short hike leads you to the … More Mount Mitchell Adventure off the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville, North Carolina

Craggy Pinnacle Adventure – Asheville Photography

Just before the fall colors arrived, we made our way up to the Craggy Pinnacle for a hike and photo adventure.  The trees and trails in Craggy are unlike anywhere else.  It has always been a favorite place to go play and explore for us.  The overlooks were especially wonderful as the skies were clear … More Craggy Pinnacle Adventure – Asheville Photography

Crabtree Falls off the Blue Ridge Parkway in western North Carolina – Asheville Photography

Crabtree Falls is a amazing 70 foot waterfall in western North Carolina. Trail Parking is located at milepost 339.5 on the Blue Ridge Parkway just north of Asheville, North Carolina. The moderate two mile loop trail covers a wide variety of terrains with a few steep climbs along the way.  We timed our visit perfectly to see … More Crabtree Falls off the Blue Ridge Parkway in western North Carolina – Asheville Photography

Meteor Shower on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville, North Carolina

Here are some of our favorite photos from the recent Perseid Meteor Shower taken at a pull off on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville, North Carolina. Luckily, the weather worked in our favor providing a beautiful clear sky, making it possible to see the Milky Way Galaxy while stargazing with the naked eye. The … More Meteor Shower on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville, North Carolina

Max Patch Adventure – Western North Carolina Nature Photography

Max Patch Mountain, located in the Pisgah National Forest near Hot Springs on the North Carolina/Tennessee border, is a wonderful place to visit. Only a short drive from Asheville, Max Patch offers a variety of outdoor activities that the whole family can enjoy. The scenery changes as you traverse the trails with a large variety of wildflowers … More Max Patch Adventure – Western North Carolina Nature Photography

Graveyard Fields in Fall – Landscape and Nature Photography in Western North Carolina

Graveyard Fields is a popular place off the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville, NC to hike, explore, camp and visit.  The valley’s name could have come from fallen tree stumps that once covered with moss and lichen resemble gravestones.  It is a special place – the feel is unlike anywhere else.  It is quiet and … More Graveyard Fields in Fall – Landscape and Nature Photography in Western North Carolina

Bent Creek Trail Film Adventure – Asheville North Carolina Nature Photography

It was early summer when we headed out to the trails at Bent Creek Experimental Forest in Asheville, North Carolina.  I brought one of my favorite old film cameras with me – a twin lens reflex camera made in 1952.  It is a Rolleicord that I purchased from the original owner’s son years ago when … More Bent Creek Trail Film Adventure – Asheville North Carolina Nature Photography