Asheville NC: Waterfalls and Fall Colors – Oct 2015


Catawba River, Oct 2015

The Catawba river had several nice small falls below Catawba Falls – Img 51980 Catawbariver

 

 

Biltmore Estate

The Biltmore Estate was built in the late 1800’s by George Vanderbilt. We toured the estate and took the ”Upstairs-Downstairs” tour of the inner workings of the estate – Img 51700 Biltmore

 

 

Reflection of Biltmore, Oct 2015

Reflection of the estate in the man-made lagoon – Img 51733 Biltmore

 

 

Karin enjoying the Biltmore Estate Gardens, Oct 2015

Img 51709 Biltmore

 

 

Randy &  Karin – Fall Colors near Linville Falls, Oct 2015

Img 51810 Linvillefalls

 

 

Linville River, Oct 2015

Took this photo from a bridge on a hike upstream of Linville Falls – Img 51869 Linvillefalls

 

 

Fall Colors, North Carolina, Oct 2015

Red colors from Black Gum and yellow from Birch Img 51855 Linvillefalls

 

 

Grassy Creek Falls, Oct 2015

This small waterfall was a few miles off the Blue Ridge Parkway – Img 51883 Grassycreekfalls

 

 

Catawba River, Oct 2015

Another nice fall below Catawba Falls – Img 52004 Catawbariver

 

 

Catawba Falls, Oct 2015

Hiked out to Catawba Falls and had lunch – Img 51954 Catawbafalls

 

 

Asheville Colors, Oct 2015

The maple tree was outside our cottage in Asheville – Img 52107 Ashevillecottages

 

 

Blue Ridge Parkway, Oct 2015

Many great views on the Blue Ridge Parkway from Asheville towards Cherokee – Img 52153 Blueridgepkwy

 

 

Blue Ridge Parkway, Oct 2015

Another great view on the Blue Ridge Parkway from Asheville towards Cherokee – Img 52196 Blueridgepkwy

 

 

Randy and Karin on Pensacola Beach, Oct 2015

We stopped off at Fort Pickens on Pensacola Beach for a walk to stretch our legs on our journey home – Img 52323

 

 

Karin at Cafe Du Monde, Oct 2015

Beignets at Cafe Du Monde in New Orleans for the sugar high to help us on the final drive home – Img 52361 Neworleans

Categories: Hikes

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  1. beautiful architectural designs

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