The Best of Mountain Living in Mill Spring, NC

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Nearby Attractions

Bright’s Creek has a wealth of amenities and recreational activities onsite to delight members and guests. But a number of scenic wonders and area attractions lie just outside our gates.

Tryon International Equestrian Center

Tryon, NC
Featuring multiple competitions, activities, restaurants, and shops, the Tyron International Equestrian Center is the place to be for horse lovers and outdoor enthusiasts.

Tryon Fine Arts Center

Tryon, NC
Craving some culture? Get your fill of local performances, concerts, and artistic partnerships at the Tryon Fine Arts center.

Chimney Rock

Chimney Rock, NC
If you’re looking for a little adventure, explore the spectacular views and incredible hiking trails at Chimney Rock State Park. It’s a true nature-lover’s paradise! 

Biltmore House + Estate

Asheville, NC
Experience the magic of Biltmore Estate, one of the largest private homes in the US and perhaps the most beloved attraction in all of North Carolina.


Green River Adventures

Saluda, NC
Enjoy scenic, thrilling, whitewater adventures for every skill level—just minutes from Bright’s Creek.

Green River Gorge

Saluda, NC
Begin your trip perched on the rim of the famous Green River Gorge and plunge into untouched wilderness, featuring 11 zip lines, a sky bridge, and three huge rappels.

Carl Sandburg House

Flat Rock, NC
This national historic site is the last home of the poet, historian, author, and Pulitzer Prize winner Carl Sandburg.

Western North Carolina Nature Center

Asheville, NC
This outstanding attraction features one of the world’s largest collections of Southern Appalachian animal species.

Nearby Cities

Estimated Driving Times to Nearby Cities

Greenville, SC: 1 hour
Asheville, NC: 1 hour
Hendersonville, NC: 40 mins
Tryon, NC: 30 mins