Hiking in the North Carolina High Country is a popular activity that the area is known for. The trails along the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Grandfather Mountain State Park International…
Want to wow your Valentine with more than the usual dinner and box of candies? Rent a cabin and warm up by the fireplace in the North Carolina High Country…
The NC High Country is a popular viewing area for hawk migrations due to the rocky outcroppings and mountain ridgelines that provide optimal wind currents…
Two new hiking trails have been created and are now open to the public. The trails are located in the Pisgah Game Lands and are…
One or two night getaway in a deluxe guest room, suite, or cottage, some have a hot tub or Jacuzzi tub, kitchen, fireplace, and/or private balcony…
Wood burning fireplace + pampering & relaxation in the hot tub + secluded log cabin = Romantic Winter Getaway.
Ideal for honeymoons, anniversary…
Those in the High Country woke up to a snowy surprise this morning. Happy March!
The Apple Barn at Cone Manor
See what its like to drive across the viaduct on the Blue Ridge Parkway!
Suffer the Little Children, E.H. Sloop Chapel, Crossnore School, Crossnore, NC.
Ideas of things to do next weekend in NC mountains with kids? So sad tweetsie railroad is closed. :(
Wilbur appreciates his temporary home!
Drive into blue sky on the Blue Ridge Parkway! Photo by Kevin Senter, The Traveling Photographer www.highcountryparkway.com
Feel on top of the world in the NC High Country! (Photo courtesy Grandfather Mountain) www.MountainsofNC.com
The parkway from NC 80 to Mt. Mitchell was closed due to more snow yesterday morning so I had a little fun walking the road
Enjoy a view from a cozy cabin like this one at Foscoe Rentals with your Valentine! Visit www.MountainsofNC.com or call a travel counselor at 800-438-7500
Florence Thomas Art School has released its 2014 schedule of art workshops - there is something for everyone - all ages and abilities! www.FlorenceArtSchool.org
Here is a pic to warm up your day of the Blue Ridge Parkway last summer! www.highcountryparkway.com
Look who is headlining MerleFest April 24-27 in the High Country! Plan your trip here: http://www.highcountryhost.com
The music festival known as MerleFest is a celebration of Traditional Music, and the organizer of the North Carolina event have pulled o
Crestoa View on the Blue Ridge Parkway
Did you know that Linville Gorge is the deepest gorge in the eastern US? This overlook, called Wiseman's View, is only a 20 minute drive off the Blue Ridge Parkway in Linville, NC. (Photo by Kevin Senter) http://www.highcountryparkway.com
No canoeing today--But the ice on Price Lake on the Blue Ridge Parkway is beautiful today! www.highcountryparkway.com
Get out and hike in the NC High Country this winter! Here are the reasons why: http://highcountryhost.com/5-reasons-hike-winter/
View of the High Country Seven Devils, North Carolina
Plan your trip to Blowing Rock WINTERFEST next weekend! View ice carving, go to the chili cookoff, take a polar plunge and much more! http://www.blowingrockwinterfest.com/
WINTER SPORT INFORMATION
Visitor Information Center
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1700 Blowing Rock Road
Boone, NC 28607
800-438-7500 | 828-264-1299