11 days in Dupont & North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

11 days in Dupont & North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

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1
Dupont
— 2 nights
2
Blowing Rock
— 2 nights
3
Robbinsville
— 1 night
4
Maggie Valley
— 3 nights
5
Asheville
— 2 nights

2
nights
Dupont

Dupont ©
DuPont is a city in Pierce County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): let little ones run wild at Sunnyside Beach, thentee off at The Home Course, and then hike along Sequalitchew Creek Trail Head.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Dupont trip planner.

Gulfport to Dupont is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Gulfport in July, plan for little chillier days in Dupont, with highs around °F, while nights are much colder with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Blowing Rock.

Things to do in Dupont

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trip

Sunnyside Beach
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Sequalitchew Creek Trail Head ©
Sequalitchew Creek Trail Head
Sunnyside Beach ©
Sunnyside Beach
The Home Course ©
The Home Course

2
nights
Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock is a town in Watauga and Caldwell counties in the U.S. On the 16th (Thu), admire all the interesting features of Moses H. Cone Memorial Park and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Bobby McLean Memorial Park, thenstroll through Flat Rock Trail, thenadmire all the interesting features of Rough Ridge Lookout, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Grandfather Mountain.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Blowing Rock itinerary builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Dupont to Blowing Rock. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Dupont in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °F in Blowing Rock. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Robbinsville.

Things to do in Blowing Rock

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Linville, Bobby McLean Memorial Park
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Zipline
Grandfather Mountain ©
Grandfather Mountain
Moses H. Cone Memorial Park ©
Moses H. Cone Memorial Park

1
night
Robbinsville

Robbinsville is a town in Graham County, North Carolina, United States. On the 18th (Sat), get outside with Carolina Outfitters, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, thenrelax in the rural setting at Wehrloom Honey, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Santeetlah Lake.

Before you visit Robbinsville, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Blowing Rock to Robbinsville takes 3.5 hours. When traveling from Blowing Rock in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Robbinsville: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Maggie Valley.

Things to do in Robbinsville

Outdoors Adventure Nature

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Carolina Outfitters
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River Rafting & Tubing
Wehrloom Honey ©
Wehrloom Honey

3
nights
Maggie Valley

Maggie Valley is a town in Haywood County, North Carolina, United States. Kids will appreciate attractions like River Rafting & Tubing and Zipline. Visiting Mount LeConte and Ramsey Cascades will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Hen Wallow Water Falls, Chimneys Picnic Area, &more). There's more to do: cruise along Blue Ridge Pkwy.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Maggie Valley itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Robbinsville to Maggie Valley in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Maggie Valley

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Hartford, Blue Ridge Pkwy
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River Rafting & Tubing
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Zipline

2
nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): stop by New Morning Gallery, thenlearn about winemaking at Biltmore, thentake in the exciting artwork at Lexington Glassworks, and finally whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Keep things going the next day: go deep underground at Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, delve into the lush surroundings at DuPont State Recreational Forest, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Sliding Rock.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Asheville online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Maggie Valley to Asheville in an hour. In July in Asheville, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, Zipline, DuPont State Recreational Forest, Sliding Rock
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New Morning Gallery ©
New Morning Gallery
Zipline
DuPont State Recreational Forest ©
DuPont State Recreational Forest

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