Saguaro To Sea: Pit Stop – Asheville

The winding road led us up the mountain to Asheville, NC for a pit-stop in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Ah, what a trip it’s been!

The Blue Ridge Parkway

First stop, the new Sierra Nevada brewery. Everything this company does is done well.

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A dip in the French Broad river in Marshall, NC.


And, another dip in the French Broad under the highway in Asheville!


Another in the Pisgah National Forest.

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And a million dollar view in the cool air nearing Mt. Pisgah.


These desert-dwellers ran into their first real rainstorm in months and were foolish enough to stand out in it! The reward: well, just look at this sky.IMG_5411

A little hike in the forest…


A few fireworks…

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And these travelers will take a break from the road.

Resting up for Part IIĀ  of Saguaro To Sea!DSCN6080