With all four seasons present in Asheville, NC, tourists come all year long to experience one of the best climates in the US. Springtime in Asheville boasts pleasant temperatures and blooming flowers, while fall in the mountains offers autumnal bliss, change of colors and invigorating temperatures. However, if you're looking to ski or sit by a crackling fire, the winter in Asheville is perfect. There is not a lot of snow in Asheville itself, but the surrounding mountains and all the ski resorts have snowmaking equipment. Summer in Asheville is also heavenly with water sports like rafting, river tubing, fishing, and boating, thus making it a popular destination for family vacations. Temps are warmer but still pleasant, and the high elevations keep it cooler at night.