Friends In St. Francisville, La

Picnic AreaAll picnic areas have restrooms, and a few have water and barbecue grills. Barbecue grills may not be obtainable when fire restrictions are in place. Please test current fire restrictions before you visit for information on wooden and charcoal fires, gasoline or propane stoves, and smoking. Picnic areas may be closed due to bear activity or different points. Picnic areas should not plowed and could also be inaccessible when snow is on the bottom.

Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 365: Located 24 miles from downtown Asheville is Craggy Gardens. Before you attain the visitor heart, a highway on the left takes you to a large picnic area with many picnic tables and some stunning climbing trails. Pink and purple rhododendron bloom in June. The picnic area is open mid-May via the end of October. For a picnic with a 360-degree mountain view, proceed north on the Parkway previous the Craggy Visitors …