Mountain View Getaways

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Maggie Valley Waterfall Guide

One of the best activities to do during the warm months is hike to some of the many waterfalls that western North Carolina has to offer. The views are spectacular, the air is brisk, the exercise is great, and the … Read More

The Majestic Elk

Maggie Valley and Cataloochee Valley are home to Elk that continually grace our homes and fields. These majestic animals in the Red Dear family can weigh up to 700 pounds and are only exceeded in size by there cousins the … Read More

The Cabin Experience

We were looking buy a mountain home in the Asheville area for many years. Many home we saw had single lane switchback roads requiring nerves of steel to get to. Some were in areas off the beaten path requiring a … Read More

Welcome to Our Blog!

Welcome to the Mountain View Getaways blog. Interesting and fun stuff that we saw, learned, experienced, or tasted along the way! Please let us know what you think or any suggestions about the blog, things you’ve done or seen in … Read More

Waynesville Main Street

Main Street, North Carolina

Main Street, the most common street name in the United States is currently being used over 10,000 times. It’s also one of my favorite streets to visit. Main street is often where you’ll find a concentration of local restaurants, shops, … Read More

Laurel Ridge Golf Course

Golf is More Than Just a Game

North Carolina has an abundace of golf courses and fortunately Maggie Valley not only has its own but is close to many more public courses. The Maggie Valley Golf Club is the closest golf course. Nestled between the majestic Blue … Read More

Exploring the World Through Our Lens

Embarking on day trips from our cozy cabin is a cherished tradition. The allure lies in the boundless wonders that surround us, waiting to be captured. Armed with our trusty digital cameras, we embark on a quest to immortalize these … Read More

Double Ds

Coffee, Coffee, and more Coffee..

One of our stops, almost wherever we go is a coffee shop. We usually have our morning cup in the cabin. My daughter going for the espresso and my wife and I attacking the drip coffee maker. During one of … Read More

Festival Fairgrounds Calendar

Unforgettable Experiences at the Festival Fairgrounds!

The Festival Fairgrounds host a diverse array of events throughout the year, catering to various tastes. With the Event Calendar conveniently accessible online, anyone seeking to immerse themselves in festival fun can plan ahead and visit Maggie Valley at the … Read More

Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller

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