48 Hours

48 Hours is a regular series profiling some of the best towns in the Blue Ridge and beyond. From hiking hotspots to the Blue Ridge’s best breweries, these guides have all the beta you’ll need for your next weekend excursion!

48 Hours in Loudoun County, Virginia

By Ian Dzilenski | 28 May 19
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In Virginia’s northern corner, with the beautiful banks of the Potomac River to the north and east, and the West Virginia state line to the west, is historic Loudoun County. Home to roughly 400,000 Virginians, Loudoun County has plenty to entertain outdoor enthusiasts, history lovers and wine connoisseurs alike. Day One Downtown Leesburg has ample…

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48 Hours In Prestonsburg, Kentucky

By Anna Kline | 21 Mar 18
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Prestonburg KY Mountain Biking

It’s no secret Kentucky is a hotspot for outdoor adventure. So it’s a good feeling to know about the state’s under-the-radar locations — the ones where foot traffic isn’t quite as heavy — before the rest of the world finds out. Allow us to introduce you to Prestonsburg. Whether you’re chasing more technical terrain or…

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48 hours at Massanutten Resort

By Travis Hall | 19 Oct 17
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A guide to 48 Hours of mountain biking, hiking, snowsports and more at Virginia’s Massanutten Resort.

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48 Hours in Buchanan, Virginia

By Jackson Buchman | 02 Aug 17
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Situated halfway between Lexington and Roanoke the small town of Buchanan, Virginia sits at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains, just 4 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway. Wether you’re looking for top-notch hiking, a bit of fly fishing or a relaxed day of flat water paddling, this guide to 48 Hours in Buchanan will help you along the way.

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48 Hours in Johnson City, Tennessee

By Ryan Lee | 29 Jun 17
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Buffalo Mountain Tennessee

This series highlights the best outdoor activities, lodging spots, and watering holes in destinations throughout the Blue Ridge. This week: Johnson City, Tennessee

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48 Hours in Harrisonburg, Virginia

By Jessica Wiegandt | 09 Mar 17
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Harrisonburg, Virginia is a city that lies between George Washington and Jefferson National Forests and Shenandoah National Park.

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48 Hours in the Laurel Highlands of Southwest Pennsylvania

By BRO Staff | 23 Feb 17
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Tucked away in remote Southwest Pennsylvania, the Laurel Highlands span 3,000 square miles of Fayette, Somerset, and Westmoreland Counties.

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48 Hours in Greenville, South Carolina

By Travis Hall | 16 Feb 17
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Nestled in the northwest corner of South Carolina at the base of the Blue Ridge Escapement, the city of Greenville has become a popular destination with outdoor adventurers of all stripes.

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48 Hours in Boone, North Carolina

By Travis Hall | 26 Jan 17
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This series highlights the best outdoor activities, lodging spots, and watering holes in destinations throughout the Blue Ridge. This week: Boone, North Carolina.

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48 Hours in Tucker County, West Virginia

By Sarah Puckett | 24 Jan 17
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In the northeast corner of West Virginia nestled between mountains, lakes, and rivers lies the tiny, quaint county of Tucker.

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48 Hours in Frankfort, Kentucky

By Jessica Wiegandt | 22 Dec 16
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Best known for its fine bourbon and thoroughbreds, Frankfort, Kentucky is your one-stop city for adventure, history, and southern hospitality.

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48 Hours in Roanoke, Virginia

By Jason Frye | 21 Dec 16
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Experience Roanoke, Virginia like a local with this handy guide to 48 hours in the Star City.

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48 Hours in Knoxville, TN

By Dusty Allison | 21 Nov 16
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This series highlights the best outdoor activities, lodging spots, and watering holes in towns throughout the Blue Ridge. This week: Knoxville, TN.

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48 Hours in Woodstock, Virginia

By Travis Hall | 15 Nov 16
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Experience 48 Hours in Woodstock, Virginia just like the locals.

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48 Hours in Jackson County, North Carolina

By Travis Hall | 03 Nov 16
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This series highlights the best outdoor activities, lodging spots, and watering holes in destinations throughout the Blue Ridge. This week: Jackson County, North Carolina.

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