The Area – Asheville
Burnsville North Carolina is a quaint little town in Yancey County nestled right outside of the High Country, in between Asheville and Boone. Known to many as the Gateway to Mt. Mitchell, Burnsville is a fantastic location that many visit as retreat and getaway—especially those that love mountain adventures, as Burnsville is convenient to a variety of mountain spots and attractions. Here mountains such as Mt Mitchell rise in the horizon and pristine, protected forests such as the Pisgah National Forest surround the lands. Burnsville offers visitors and locals an unhurried atmosphere where the simple things in life can be enjoyed and the weather is great in Burnsville year round. Click to see shots from the Burnsville Cam and read on to find out more about Burnsville, Black Mountain, Asheville, and the communities nearby.
Located at the base of Mt. Mitchell, the adorable small town has lots of special qualities. There are numerous locally owned businesses in town that offer shopping, dining and a variety of other services and several great Cabins for lodging for vacation getaways. Many people like to enjoy Burnsville as it is located right outside of Mt. Mitchell, and can be considered the mountain’s base of operations. Mt Mitchell is the highest peak in the Appalachian Mountains and the highest peak in eastern North America if you do not include certain island summits. It is located about 32 miles away from Asheville and includes Mount Mitchell State Park.
There are numerous other Mountain Cams located near Asheville and the surrounding region. You can click to see the Black Mountain Web Cam, and the Asheville Web Cam that is located downtown. We invite you to learn more about these special communities and click to find out more about Black Mountain, Asheville, and the local area attractions and fun events that take place in this area. We will be constantly updating this site, so check back often for more information, and click around to find more!