Being near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park makes Waynesville a fantastic base for an outdoor vacation the whole family will enjoy. This town in Haywood County, North Carolina is home to the Pisgah National Forest, as well as tons of historic sites. Shopping is unique and interesting in Waynesville, with local galleries and lots of antique stores to choose from. Popular spots are the antique mall and the Barber Orchard Fruitstand, a popular stop for local apples and sweet treats. When it comes to eating, Waynesville offers local restaurants and eateries that rustle up some delicious comfort food and international cuisine.
Things to do in Waynesville include visiting the Museum of North Carolina Handicrafts. This museum is found in a beautiful and historic Charleston-style home and visitors can enjoy looking at the artifacts and antiques. For some hiking and the beautiful surroundings of Waynesville, head to Purchase Knob. There are unforgettable views from the trails and there are tour guides that can teach you more about the surroundings on the way. Pisgah National Forest, of course, is a classic stop in town to check out the trails, waterfalls, and views from up above.
The best time to visit Waynesville is during the spring and summer months to take full advantage of the outdoor activity.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Waynesville. The warmest months in Waynesville are June and May, when temperatures reach 91 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 8 ˚F. The wettest month in Waynesville is October with 9.68 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 0.7 inches of rain.
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Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 308 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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