Welcome to Ferguson North Carolina. It’s a gorgeous time to visit and there will be a great deal to do and quite a few people here doing it!.
Asheville, Black Mountain and local wineries can all be visited in a day. You can also visit Blowing Rock and Banner Elk or Jefferson during your stay here or Boone (home of Appalachian State University…where football is KING). Or you could take a day trip to Old Salem, in Winston Salem NC .
Peak fall colors typically start around the 2nd week in Oct. Enjoy a drive to Valle Crucis, visit the original Mast General Store, drive the back roads up through Banner Elk to Beech Mountain. Also enjoy cruising the Blue Ridge Parkway and visiting or hiking by Grandfather Mountain.
Do you enjoy cycling? There is a wonderful trail between Fleetwood and Todd, all paved, very flat and quite scenic in addition to be challenged Warriors Creek has trails for all levels.
Skiing, backpacking, hiking, gem mining, white water rafting ,fishing and hunting are all within reach.