Note: Fireflies are out
in June and July

Please see Garden Photos,
and Labyrinth Walking Path.


 
 


OUR VACATION RENTAL CABINS

· 1br 1ba Creekside Cabin
(Accomodates up to 3 comfortably)

· 1br 1ba Mountain Cabin
(Accommodates up to 3 comfortably)

Cabins are within 100 ft. of stream.
Native trout in the stream for fishing
(catch-and-release only)


MAIN HOUSE (available for rent at select times)

· 3br 3ba House Newly Renovated!
Accommodates up to 7 with over 2500 sq. ft.
of living space. Also, this house has three
decks and an outdoor barbecue.

Situated on the East Fork of the French Broad River in Brevard, North Carolina in the Blue Ridge Mountains, this spot is a haven of rest for body and soul.

Twenty-two acres of riverside land are yours to wander and explore. Many private spots for seclusion exist around river, lake, pond, and mountain trail.

This is a perfect spot for spiritual retreat, especially for groups, family reunions, weddings, couples, or individuals seeking a quiet sanctuary for meditation or relaxation in any season.
A Great getaway for the holidays.

We are
Pet Friendly!
   




 
"Thank you for sharing your slice of paradise!
I will see you again soon!"

- Mike of Phoenix, AZ



  Blue Ridge Vistas is surrounded by premier and pristine state parks in both North and South Carolina.


FISHING

This is a beautiful get-away with 22 acres, including 1,000 feet of the East Fork of the French Broad River (native trout catch-and-release only), 3/4 acre stocked pond (bass, and brim) private fresh water lagoon with small waterfall, and wooded walking paths, connected by 3 bridges over and to the East Fork of the French Broad River.




MOUNTAIN BIKING

We are also near one of the premier Mountain Biking sites in the U.S..   DuPont State Park is host to dozens of beginning to advanced mountain bike trails. In this wonderful park, one can visit unmatched waterfalls on hidden mountain trails under the canopy of evergreen and deciduous old growth forest. This area is also a meca for bird watchers. Not to be overlooked is the spectacular shows that the lighting bugs (fire-flies) put on between May and August.


HIKING/NATURE TRAILS/BIRD WATCHING/WATERFALLS

Of particular interest: Raven Cliff State Park, Table Rock, Jones Gap, and Dupont State Forest all less than 5 miles away "as the crow flies".
Spectacular trails available for either 1/2 or full day hikes, going in all directions (4-8 hour hikes). Nearby access to: Raven Cliff Falls, Upper Salauda River, Cold Branch Stream, El Lieutenant Granite Base and Cliff, Dupont State Forest - known for Triple, Middle, Lower, and Bridal Veil Falls. Equally pleasing is Cerrick Creek located at Table Rock State Park. Driving times to these locations is between 15 and 45 minutes. Blue Ridge Parkway, with its magnificent vistas, and many trails can be reached in about 35 minutes by car. Also note that Blue Ridge Vistas has apx. 1 mile of its own hiking trails all within its property limits. There are also three waterfalls of note less than one mile from the main house. It is not uncommon to observe wild deer, geese, ducks, and an occasional beaver on the property.

A tremendous variety of birds visit our area, including Osprey, Bald Eagle, song birds, Pileated Woodpecker, Blue Birds, Eastern Orioles, Carolina Gold Finch, hummingbirds (all types), the rare Indigo Bunting, and Martin's Cardinals.



Featuring one house & two vacation cabins completely furnished including utilities.


Future Expansion:
Buildings featuring large meeting areas ideal for such exercises as yoga, art, meditation, and relaxation.

The three-building facility can be rented in part or whole.
Together, they can accommodate up to 13 people.

Individuals are encouraged to rent the seclusion cabins for extended stay. Relax, enjoy nature and tranquility, or if you prefer, outdoor activities, fishing, hiking, white water rafting, and guided mountain climbing excursions are just minutes away [
more info].

Find Out More About Blue Ridge Vistas and its Retreat Cabins>

 



QUICK LOOK AT OUR MAIN HOUSE

Main House:
Sleeps 7 comfortably
(3 bedrooms + air bed in living room)

3 bedrooms, 3 baths

Private phone line (need 800 calling card for long distance)

Direct TV, DVD, and CD


Central Heat and Air Conditioning
Full Kitchen includes oven & microwave

Instant On-Demand:
Rennai Water Heater

22 acres, 1000' stream frontage

Private 3/4 acre Bass and Brim pond
(no limit, no fee)

Washer and Dryer



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Returning Guests
take another 10% off


North Carolina Division
of Parks and Recreation

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Raven Cliff Falls: Highest waterfall in South Carolina, tumbles 400 feet as Matthews Creek descends to The Dismal in the Mountain Bridge Wilderness. Located in Caesars Head State Park, the trail to the falls is a moderate 2.2 mile hike.

Jones Gap: Moderate hike along the Middle Saluda river that stretches between Jones Gap State Park and Caesars Head State Park. The trail can be hiked from either direction, with many interesting side trails.

Dupont State Forest: More than 10,000 acres of forest, trails, and waterfalls between Hendersonville and Brevard, North Carolina.

El Lieutenant: Spectacular 300-foot granite face on Bill Kimball Trail, cascades along Jones Gap Trail.

Pisgah/Nantahala and Oconee National Forests: Spectacular areas for hiking, fishing, boating, and white-water rafting with world-renowned biodiversity - all within 45 minutes.


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