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Top 10 (different) summer activities with kids in the NC High Country

Top 10 (different) kid activities in the NC High Country If you have visited the NC High Country towns of Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk, Beech Mountain and West Jefferson with your family, you know that one visit is not

Kid Friendly Rainy Day Activities

BOONE & BLOWING ROCK AREA Movies & Bowling: Visit the Boone Bowling Center which is a beautiful family owned and operated 16 lane center established in 1982, or the Regal Boone Cinema 7 which showcases a variety of new movies in 7 deluxe

NC High Country Rainy Day Activities

NC High Country Rainy Day Activities: Expecting snow or sunshine but the rainy weather got you down? We’ve got you covered! There are plenty of activities to fill your time so that none of it goes to waste. BOONE &


The High Country has long been known for spectacular views and lively mountain culture, but has just recently began gaining recognition for award winning wineries.  Touring the High Country Wine Trail is a great way to spend a day or


One of the best ways to enjoy the colorful leaves besides taking the Blue Ridge Parkway, is by taking a drive down a country backroad in the High Country’s Blue Ridge Mountains.  With lower speed limits, little traffic, breathtaking beauty,

Mile High Kite Festival, Beech Mountain- Sept 2-3 2017

Mile High Kite Festival, Beech Mountain

Mile High Kite Festival Beech Mountain NC ABOUT: The Mile High Kite Festival, Beech Mountain, NC is September 2-3, 2017 in the town meadow. Located at more than 5,000 feet in elevation, the high-altitude meadow makes it easy for children

Top Hiking Trails

The high country is home to some of the most majestic views in the country. This is a list of the top hiking trails located in western North Carolina. There are beautiful waterfalls, gorges, and panoramic views along these trails.

NC Mountain Game Lands

There is a lot of great hunting among the NC mountain game lands in the High Country across some of the most breathtaking mountains. Buy a hunting license online now! You can also buy a hunting license at these locations

Free Public Fishing Locations NC High Country

Public Fishing NC High Country

Public Fishing Locations NC High Country There are many great public fishing locations in the High Country of Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk, West Jefferson whether you are looking for trout fishing, fly-fishing spots, pier locations, or boat access. We

Best Rock Climbing Locations in the High Country

There are a number of great rock climbing and bouldering sites through out the High Country. Here is a list of some of our top climbing destinations with directions. Holloway MountainSince it is used as a rock climbing teaching facility