Escape to Chimney Rock and Lake Lure

Nestled in the Hickory Nut Gorge twenty five southeast of Asheville and two hours west of Charlotte, lays the village of Chimney Rock and Lake Lure. Take a ride on an elevator inside a mountain, hike to a waterfall, do some shopping, and go gem mining all in one day. Here’s one perfect day to take in it all.

This article was published at Suite101, The Simpsonville Sentinel and See the South.