Bent Creek and Lake Powhatan Winter Walk in the Woods – Asheville, NC

I found myself in Bent Creek adventuring on a winter day, discovering the beauty on a trail I have never taken.  While wandering on the Hard Times Road, I couldn’t resist the call of a little creekside cutout trail crossing leading me up the Hard Times Spur. This trail took me up and across a … More Bent Creek and Lake Powhatan Winter Walk in the Woods – Asheville, NC

The Pisgah Astronamical Research Institute – PARI

Here in Western North Carolina, we are lucky to have an astronomical treasure nestled in the mountains.  The Pisgah Astronomical Institute (PARI) is nestled in the Pisgah National Forest near Rosman, North Carolina. Originally constructed by NASA, and also used by the Department of Defense at one point…”PARI is now a pulbic not-for-profit organization dedicated … More The Pisgah Astronamical Research Institute – PARI

Wedge Brewery Asheville Destination Wedding

Asheville’s River Arts District is full of art, artists and makers.  Bursting with color and inspiration, it was the ideal location for this creative, beer and music loving couple to tie the knot.  Sam and George decided to plan their bohemian style Asheville destination wedding since they spent their first anniversary of dating here and … More Wedge Brewery Asheville Destination Wedding

Hawkesdene House Destination Wedding – Western North Carolina Photography

I was honored to photograph Dona and Kevin’s mountain destination wedding.  For the wedding weekend the couple, with some of their family and friends, stayed at their awesome venue, the Hawkesdene House.  This beautiful venue is close to the Nantahala in the mountains of Western North Carolina.  This was the perfect place for this adventure loving … More Hawkesdene House Destination Wedding – Western North Carolina Photography

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