Get the shuttle to Mount Mitchell centennial celebration

Black Mountain News

Visitors going to the free Mount Mitchell State Park centennnial celebration on Saturday and Sunday are asked to use one of the free shuttle buses in Black Mountain, Asheville, Burnsville and Marion. Pickup in Black Mountain is at Bi-Lo Grocery – the bus leaves at 9:30 a.m. and departs Mount Mitchell at 3:45 p.m. To make reservations there and for the other pickup sites, go to the event’s website.

Parking will be tight at the Mount Mitchell State Park centennial this weekend, so it's best to take the shuttle from Black Mountain or Asheville.