Behold the Beauty of Biltmore Blooms
In May, Biltmore is awash with coral, magenta, and lilac hues of azaleas, rhododendrons, and mountain laurel as fragrant buds appear in the Rose Garden—all framed by lush greenery and a breathtaking Blue Ridge Mountain backdrop.
Explore Our Grounds at Your Own Pace
Enjoy a walk along the French Broad River, through dense forests, or peaceful open meadows. Hike the grounds of Biltmore at your own pace with our extensive network of trails, or explore by bike.
20+ Miles of Trails
Spring’s Colorful Splendor
Virtual Tour: Biltmore’s Historic Gardens & Grounds
With Mother Nature's cooperation, you may see the following blooms during the year.
Our horticultural experts continually work to preserve Olmsted’s original vision for the gardens and grounds, including our Rose Garden that features more than 250 varieties.
As a century-old model for forest conservation (and, more recently, for sustainability, thanks to nine acres of solar panels), Biltmore continues to honor George Vanderbilt’s legacy of environmental protection.