A World of Recreation and Wonders
Western North Carolina is known for its mix of natural attractions, scenic wonders, and cultural enticements—literally something for everyone. The Blue Ridge Mountains are a treasure trove of outdoor activities, the gateway to a variety of recreational pursuits: countless trails for hiking, cycling, and nature-watching; sweeping, scenic views along Blue Ridge Parkway; camping and exploring in the Pisgah National Forest. That’s just for starters. The ancient French Broad River offers superb rafting, kayaking, canoeing, and fishing. The region is also sprinkled with a number of inviting mountain towns. Nearby Asheville also offers a major airport and superb healthcare through Mission Hospital.
AN ENCHANTING ESCAPE
Hot Springs, North Carolina
Hot Springs has been attracting travelers to its warm mineral springs for nearly two centuries—the Hot Springs Resort & Spa is one of the area’s top attractions. Once voted the “Best Small Mountain Town from Georgia to West Virginia,” Hot Springs is located at the junction of the Appalachian Trail and the French Broad River, and greets visitors with friendly faces and southern charm.
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Life at FBC
FRENCH BROAD CROSSING
A New Legacy Can Begin Today
Come discover one of the best mountain communities in North Carolina near Asheville, offering homeowners access to an unprecedented living experience on the French Broad River. Look out across the river to gorgeous mountain views. Spend an afternoon with friends and family at our inviting River Lodge. This is where you belong. Your new legacy can begin now.