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  • New Boardwalk Section Added in June
    by Inn on Mill Creek on June 9, 2022 at 8:52 pm

    Near the southern end of the property, adjacent to Pisgah National Forest and just beyond our pond, lies a half acre of wetlands, or as they call it in the mountains, a high elevation bog. Continue Reading... The post New Boardwalk Section Added in June first appeared on Inn on Mill Creek.

  • Top Events To Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride Month in Asheville
    on June 9, 2022 at 6:00 pm

    Take part in the spirit of Pride throughout Asheville the entire month of June! Asheville is a welcoming destination for LGBTQ+ travelers, and this month our queer visitors (and allies) can take part in a number of festive celebrations. Make plans to attend one of the great gay pride events in […]

  • More Planters and More Flowers To Enjoy, Ahhhhh
    by Inn on Mill Creek on May 16, 2022 at 11:45 pm

    We love gardens… and plants… and flowers. This is no secret if you have been to the Inn on Mill Creek Bed & Breakfast. It comes as no surprise, then, that one of Innkeeper/Engineer Dave’s 2022 projects was to build a new set of six planters, similar to the ones he built that line the […]

  • Catawba Falls Trail Improvements Happening in 2022
    by Inn on Mill Creek on April 30, 2022 at 8:14 pm

    Catawba Falls in Pisgah National Forest has become one of the most-loved waterfall hikes around here, and with it being the closest waterfall to the Inn on Mill Creek B&B, it is for sure appreciated by our nature loving guests. That’s why we want to share that the trail is currently […]

  • Asheville's Community Comes Together to Support Ukraine
    on March 11, 2022 at 3:00 pm

    Local Businesses, Artists and Breweries Raise Money for Victims of Ukraine Crisis For years, Asheville's community has come together in times of crisis to support one another – locally, nationally and abroad. It is this focus on togetherness and collaboration that demonstrates how Asheville […]

  • Our Touch Stay Digital Guidebook for Guests
    by Inn on Mill Creek on February 10, 2022 at 8:03 pm

    One of our most popular complimentary amenities has become our digital guidebook, which we introduced to guests in November of 2020. Continue Reading... The post Our Touch Stay Digital Guidebook for Guests first appeared on Inn on Mill Creek.

  • Winter Birding and the Great Backyard Bird Count
    by Inn on Mill Creek on January 22, 2022 at 10:19 pm

    Wintertime is a great time to do birdwatching – it’s one of the activities you can do year-round here in Pisgah National Forest east of Asheville, North Carolina. Continue Reading... The post Winter Birding and the Great Backyard Bird Count first appeared on Inn on Mill Creek.

  • Winter 2022 Snow Day in Pisgah National Forest
    by Inn on Mill Creek on January 19, 2022 at 12:56 am

    Enjoy photos from our recent snow day, taken January 17, 2022 and the following day. We got a total of 14 inches of snow, which made for a beautiful winter wonderland. It started Saturday night and snowed for almost 24 hours straight! Continue Reading... The post Winter 2022 Snow Day in Pisgah […]

  • Welcoming Our B&B Guests in 2022: Updated COVID-19 Adjustments
    by Inn on Mill Creek on January 15, 2022 at 3:51 pm

    Over the past 2+ years, we’ve had adjustments in place at the Inn on Mill Creek Bed & Breakfast to help you stay safe during your travels to our neck of the woods. Our number one goal is to provide a stress-free, relaxing, and safe environment for you and we remain vigilant and cautious, with […]

  • Stargazing, Meteor Showers and More in 2022
    by Inn on Mill Creek on January 3, 2022 at 8:31 pm

    One of the reasons we LOVE being tucked away two miles into Pisgah National Forest is that the opportunities for stargazing are plenty. With very little light pollution, we have a beautiful night sky above the Inn on Mill Creek B&B. Every month brings noteworthy celestial events this year, […]

  • What's New in Asheville in 2022
    on December 30, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    New year, new you, new Asheville adventures! Asheville welcomes 2022 with meaningful travel experiences and major milestones. From blockbuster Biltmore exhibitions to highly anticipated restaurant openings, from cultural tours to cool accommodations, here are 22 new experiences in 2022 in the Blue […]

  • 2021 Asheville Fall Color Forecast and Things to Know
    on September 8, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Make sure your camera is ready, hug a mug of pumpkin spice and get ready for leaf peeping season in the Blue Ridge Mountains! Adding to the excitement in 2021, conditions are on track for a colorful fall, according to local biologists. And, you may have a few extra days to enjoy the color display […]

  • What’s New in Fall 2021 in Asheville, NC
    on September 2, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    Surrounded by the highest mountain peaks east of the Mississippi River, Asheville is fortunate to have one of the most vivid displays of autumn foliage in the world. Significant variances in altitude and more than 100 species of deciduous trees provide this region with an unusually long leaf […]

  • Welcoming Guests to the Inn on Mill Creek: Updated 2021 COVID-19 Adjustments
    by Inn on Mill Creek on March 24, 2021 at 7:00 am

    We want to take the opportunity to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone for your support and to all of you who stayed with us over this past “not-normal” year and a half. We are so grateful for you! Continue Reading... The post Welcoming Guests to the Inn on Mill Creek: Updated 2021 COVID-19 […]

  • How to Experience Valentine's Day in Asheville in 2022
    on February 2, 2021 at 2:00 pm

    Romantic Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day in Asheville There isn't a mountain high enough to keep you from your sweetheart. In fact, we think it's the Blue Ridge Mountains that will bring you closer together! Treat your honey to romance, relaxation and rejuvenation in Asheville. Below you'll find […]

  • New Trails Coming to Old Fort, NC
    by Inn on Mill Creek on November 28, 2020 at 5:19 pm

    Great news for lovers of the outdoors: Plans are underway to construct several miles of trails in our neighborhood of Pisgah National Forest in Old Fort, North Carolina, and to improve on existing trails! We are super excited about this news because it means there will be even more opportunities […]

  • See Mel Chin's Larger-Than-Life Animatronic Sculpture in Asheville
    on February 27, 2020 at 7:00 pm

    On your next visit to Asheville, enjoy a rare opportunity to immerse yourself in a larger-than-life sculpture installation that is truly making waves! The 60-foot, animatronic sculpture, Wake by Mel Chin, will be on display in Asheville through March 31, 2021 just blocks south of downtown. Wake is […]

  • 2020 Connect Beyond Festival: Artists, Lineups, Tickets and Details
    on February 25, 2020 at 4:00 pm

    POSTPONED - Connect Beyond Festival (Asheville, NC): Postponed The 2020 Connect Beyond Festival has been postponed. To read a statement from festival organizers, and for more information, please visit the Connect Beyond Festival web site. Original Post: After a record-setting second year, the […]

  • New and Iconic Tours to Experience This Spring in Asheville
    on February 17, 2020 at 9:00 pm

    Spring in Asheville, N.C. in 2020 is peak exploration time! Dive into Asheville culture with creative local tours that offer experiences from classic to unexpected, from guided to DIY. These tours will take you to nearly every corner – and touch on most any facet – of this vibrant Blue Ridge […]

  • Asheville Named One of 50 Best Places to Travel in 2020 by Travel + Leisure
    on December 9, 2019 at 3:00 pm

    Asheville, North Carolina, has been named to the list of "50 Best Places to Travel in 2020" by Travel + Leisure, a trusted travel web site and magazine with a global audience. “With a small-town feel and big-city cultural cred, Asheville, North Carolina, is home to artists, musicians, and food […]