As leaves begin to change, apples turn ripe for the picking, and summer comes to a close in charming Hendersonville, NC. There’s plenty to do if you know what to look for. Using our intimate knowledge of the area, we’ve come up with a short list of the best fall outings. We’ve also included suggestions for how you might want to get to these places. Let us know if you have any questions.

Best Places to Visit This Fall in Henderson County

DuPont State Recreational Forest

What better way to see beautiful fall foliage than by exploring the great outdoors with friends and family? Plan a trip to DuPont State Recreational Forest near Hendersonville to hike picturesque trails and experience breathtaking views of red, yellow, and orange foliage down below. Stroll to any one of the forest’s many waterfalls or lakes for an afternoon picnic along the water.

Thanks to the truck bed space in the Nissan Titan, you can fit mountain bikes, hiking backpacks, and all of your gear. With available 4-wheel drive (4WD) capabilities, you can even take your truck off-road to travel through mud or across rocky terrain. Find the 2018 Nissan Titan XD for sale near Hendersonville before you visit DuPont State Recreational Forest this fall.

Crest of the Blue Ridge Orchard Trail

Fall calls for apple picking, corn mazes, and other fun activities at your local orchard. Hit all of North Carolina’s most popular apple orchards around Hendersonville on the Crest of the Blue Ridge Orchard Trail. Visit Grandad’s Apples N’ Such, Mountain Fresh Orchards, and other orchards along the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway when you pile the kids into the spacious 7-passenger Nissan Pathfinder. Find the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder, for sale near Hendersonville, before you brave the trail.

Elijah Mountain Gem Mine

Climb aboard the Nissan Altima and make your way to the Elijah Mountain Gem Mine for a day of fun for all ages. Your kids will love mining for rubies, sapphires, crystals, and even fossils at one of North Carolina’s best gem mines. Pet and feed a family of goats and visit the Rock Shop for souvenirs before you depart.


On a chilly fall day, the new Altima will warm your passengers up with available dual-zone automatic temperature controls and heated front seats. Discover the family-friendly 2018 Nissan Altima for sale near Hendersonville.

Explore Hendersonville, NC, in a New Nissan

With so many fall activities in Hendersonville, you can rely on a new Nissan from Fred Anderson Nissan of Asheville to get you and your family to your favorite destinations. Call our dealership to learn more about new Nissan cars near Hendersonville.