10 Best Fall Hikes in North Carolina

It’s no secret: North Carolina has some of the best hiking on the East Coast. From majestic mountains to dramatic waterfalls to the breathtaking Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina is a hiker’s dream. So it should come as no surprise that some of the nation’s best Fall Hikes can also be found in this Appalachian state.

For inspiration on the Best Fall Hikes in North Carolina, check out this list of 10 incredible hiking spots to hit this autumn:

1. Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock Fall Hikes in North Carolina

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12 Things to See in Stunning Switzerland

Switzerland has always been a favorite destination among world travelers, and it’s not hard to see why. Between its breathtaking snow-capped mountains, adorable villages and towns, exhilarating outdoor activities, and focus on the two most important food groups (chocolate and cheese), this central European nation is a must-see for any traveler.

To get you started on planning a trip to this beautiful country, we’ve assembled 12 Things to See in Stunning Switzerland:

1. The Matterhorn at sunrise in Zermatt

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13 Ledges That Will Test Your Fear of Heights

For fearless mountain climbers, the world offers no shortage of incredible cliffs, ledges, ridges, and mountain faces to tackle. But with the thrill of the climb and the reward of jaw-dropping views comes heights which can be paralyzing to some.

To save you the hard work and the crippling fear that might overcome you, we’ve assembled some of the most awesome ledges from around the world. Read on to see what your comfort zone is:

1. Trolltunga (“Troll’s Tongue”) cliff above Ringedalsvatnet Lake in Odda, Norway

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