About 15 miles east on I-40 from Asheville, NC is the beautiful community of Black Mountain. Inside Black Mountain is not only a host of amazing views, but an array of activities, festivals, arts and crafts, eateries, outdoor activities and many many other things. The community of Black Mountain, is a thriving arena of cultural events, historical & art exhibits, theatre, film, walking tours, and street festivals. Inside the City Park of Black Mountain lies the pristine Lake Tomahawk, with a ½ mile of trails going around the lake. Grey Beard Mountain, and Seven Sisters Peaks, can be seen and captured for majestic posterity with your cameras within the Black Mountain community. A place like no other, if "true mountain life" is what you are seeking for your new home.