From the Outer Banks to Asheville, discover the cities, waves, woods, and mountains of the Tar Heel State with Moon North Carolina. Inside you’ll find:
Flexible itineraries, including scenic drives along the Blue Ridge Parkway, a weekend in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and getaways to Asheville, Raleigh-Durham, or Charlotte
Strategic advice designed for hikers, beach-goers, foodies, and more
Unique experiences and can’t-miss highlights: Discover the top beaches in the Outer Banks for family fun, water sports, or quiet rest and relaxation. Hike through the tall pines of Appalachia past rushing streams and cascading waterfalls, or admire the antebellum architecture and lush gardens in Wilmington. Explore Asheville’s top-notch breweries, world-class restaurants, and vibrant art scene, and sample North Carolina’s tastiest, most authentic barbecue
The best spots for outdoor sports and recreation, including hiking, rafting, golfing, and watching NASCAR races
Expert tips from North Carolina local Jason Frye
Honest advice on when to go, how to get around, and where to stay, from historic inns and beachside B&Bs to budget motels and campgrounds
Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout
Thorough information including background on the landscape, climate, wildlife, and local culture
With Moon North Carolina‘s expert advice, myriad activities, and local insight on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way.
Focusing on the mountains? Check out Moon Asheville & the Great Smoky Mountains. Can’t get enough of the beach? Try Moon Coastal Carolinas.