Begin at the Visitors Center at 201 S. Main St., Hendersonville
0 Mi. - From Visitors Center parking area, turn right onto Main Street, merge onto US 25 South at foot of Main Street. After merging, get into left lane and turn left onto US 176.
2.5 Mi - Turn left onto Upward Road.
4 Mi. - First apple orchard is on the left.
At approximately 8 miles Upward Road becomes Ridge Road. Continue on Ridge Road as it crosses Sugarloaf Road. Just past Eddie's Garage turn right onto Union Hill Church Road. At stop sign, turn left onto Union Hill Road.
11 Mi. - Turn Left onto Lamb Mountain Road - then right onto Pilot Mountain Road. Jones Ornamental Concrete is on the left (great yard art).
13 Mi. - Turn left onto Gilliam Mountain Road. Cross Hwy. 64 onto St. Paul Road. North Carolina Justice Academy is on the right. Further on to the left note St. Paul Episcopal Church and to the right across road, the church cemetery.
16 Mi. - Turn left onto Old Clear Creek Road.
22 Mi. - Cross Terry's Gap Road onto Fruitland Road (Fruitland Bible Institute is on the left). Continue 3 miles to Hwy. 64 - end of Trail #1. Turn left to other Apple Blossom/Apple Harvest Trails and roadside stands.