North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountain

North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountain

Take a journey over mountains, lakes, and time.

Experience the beauty and wilderness of North Carolina’s Blue ridge Mountains from small villages like Linville Falls, old Fort, and Little Switzerland.

Miles of hiking trails lead you through emerald forests with spectacular waterfalls, along deep, rugged gorges, and in the steps of the Catawba and the Cherokee who once roamed these romantic hills.  1-800-237-6111 McDowell country, NC.

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155km West of Alice Springs you can locate Finke Gorge National Park.  A huge wilderness park with unusual rock formations.  Included in the park is Palm Valley, an oasis-like region with beautiful rock pools and an ancient species of palm tree unique to this area.

Photo courtesy:   bcl

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A quiet moment by the still, clear waters of a Kakadu lagoon  is one way to enjoy the richness and variety of Australia’s wilderness areas.  If you wish to stay in Kakadu, a range of accommodation is available.

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