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November 7, 2018
Banner Elk to Boone, Blowing Rock to North Wilkesboro, ​A trip to the High Country will be an unforgettable experience! Imagine majestic mountaintops, small-town hospitality, running rivers and a vacation that includes all of the above. Actually, stop imagining and start planning a...
November 7, 2018
Year-Round Excitement in the High Country Beneath majestic mountains, on a picture-perfect landscape, adventure awaits. No matter what season, a vacation in the High Country promises a year-round outdoor playground with an assortment of activities. You are sure to find both rustic and relaxed...
Skiing in the High Country, skiing in Boone, skiing in Banner Elk, skiing in Blowing Rock
January 10, 2019
Your Guide to Skiing in the High Country North Carolina High Country is an oasis for outdoor adventure year-round. As the temperatures begin to drop and snow covers the mountain tops, you won’t want to miss a chance to hit the slopes. The High Country's natural setting is perfect for ski season...
Mile High Swinging Bridge in Grandfather Mountain
October 29, 2019
Take a Walk Across the Mile High Swinging Bridge North Carolina’s High Country is filled with beautiful attractions in the region’s natural setting. People travel from all over to see these and experience them. When you visit Grandfather Mountain, take a walk one mile above sea level across the...
Blowing Rock ski trip
January 15, 2020
Image from Appalachian Ski Mountain Spend Some Time on the Slopes in Blowing Rock Blowing Rock is a fantastic place to travel year-round. In winter, the area offers plenty of opportunities for some fun on the slopes. Ski season in Blowing Rock is perfect for the whole family, from skiing and...
High Country dining
November 7, 2018
Homestyle Recipes Mixed with Flavorful Flair Make this Local Culinary Scene One-of-a-Kind In a place where outdoor exploration and adventure reigns supreme, you’ll find dozens of restaurants in the High Country with experienced chefs that are ready to give you a taste of local cuisine. Whether...