Blue Ridge Country - July/August 2013 - 30

thE

BEST
of thE

Mountains
2013

EvERy fivE yEaRs wE ask ouR REadERs to wEigh in
on thEiR favoRitE things, plaCEs, aCtivitiEs and
moRE in thE mountains. thanks to all of you who
madE thE RECoRd lEvEl of votEs possiBlE.
and now . . . thE REsults.
What’s your mountain pleasure this summer?

Best sMall town (population less than 25,000)

From scenic drives to surging whitewater, from fishing to friendly towns and so much more, here’s your
guide to the Best of the Southern Mountains.

Platinum ...................................................................Boone, N.C.
Gold .................................................................Waynesville, N.C.
Silver .......................................................... Hendersonville, N.C.

Best Big City (population 75,000 and up)

Best antique/ConsignMent shopping
(town or area)

Platinum ...............................................................Asheville, N.C.
Gold ....................................................................... Roanoke, Va.
Silver ..................................................................Knoxville, Tenn.

Platinum ..........................................................Waynesville, N.C.
Gold ......................................................................Asheville, N.C.
Silver ......................................................... Black Mountain, N.C.

Best MediuM town (population 26,000-74,000)
Platinum ....................................................... Charlottesville, Va.
Gold ....................................................................Blacksburg, Va.
Silver ....................................................................Greenville, S.C.

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Best arts town
Platinum ...............................................................Asheville, N.C.
Gold ............................................................................. Floyd, Va.
Silver .............................................................Blowing Rock, N.C.


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