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A Peaceful Parkway Moment

Many people are turning to the scenic drive, and the miles of trails it connects, for a sense of balance. Many others are staying home and dreaming of their first adventure once this storm has passed.No matter how you are choosing to weather these difficult times, we know ... View the full post »

Real estate sales remained strong during pandemic

Real Estate Sales Remain Strong  In March, REALTORS® sold 176 homes worth $51.98 million, according to the High Country Multiple Listing Service (MLS). It records all transactions by REALTORS® operating in Alleghany, Ashe, Avery and Watauga counties.Click Here For Full Article ... View the full post »

The New River - Canoe, Kayak, Tube, Fish

The NEW RIVER -  Canoe, Kayak, Tube, Fish The New River is one of the oldest rivers in the United States, possibly one of the oldest rivers in the world! New River State Park is open for year-round recreation, including canoeing, hiking, picnicking, fishing, camping and environment... View the full post »

Mountain To Sea Trail, Segment 5

Mountain To Sea Trail - Segment 5 The Mountains-to-Sea Trail is a simple footpath stretching almost 1,200 miles across North Carolina.  Segment 5 - This section, covering almost 91 miles, offers the hiker some of the most astounding scenery in northwestern&n... View the full post »

Free Bluegrass Show Sat. March 7 @ 11am-12pm

Gary Poe Bluegrass and Old Time Radio Show   Date:Sat Mar 07, 2020  Time:11:00 am - 12:00 pm  Location:Ashe Civic Center962 Mount Jefferson Road  Sponsor:Ashe Civic Center Join us for the Gary Poe Bluegrass... View the full post »

Comedy, Juggling, Movement & More! Enjoy an entertaining show with Mark Nizer on Fri. March 6.

Mark Nizer  Date:Fri Mar 06, 2020  Time:7:30 pm - 09:00 pm  Location:Ashe Civic Center962 Mount Jefferson Road  Sponsor:Ashe County Arts Council Don't miss his combination of original comedy, world class juggling, movement, music ... View the full post »

Zaloo's Canoes, Kayaks & Tubes

Opening for the 2020 Season April 11th Zaloo's has announce their 2020 Calendar of Eventswww.zaloos.com. Situated on the New River in Jefferson, NC, Zaloo’s offers the finest canoe, kayak, and tube trips in the area. The New River is a great can... View the full post »

New River Marathon, Half Marathon, & 4-Mile on June 13, 2020

New River Marathon, Half Marathon, & 4-Mile“It’s like running through a dream!”“The most beautiful race venue ever…It even smells fantastic!” “Out of the more than 20 marathons I’ve done, only Big Sur rivals the beauty of the New River course.” “Tha... View the full post »

Valentine's Day Events & Accommodations in the NC High Country

Spend Valentine's Day in the NC Mountains!4 Seasons Vacation Rentals & Sales offers a variety of vacation rentals in the High Country of North Carolina. Spend Valentine's Day relaxing in a hot tub from the porch of your secluded cabin, while enjoying breath-taking mountain ... View the full post »

February in the Mountains

     February in the Mountains Ski, snow tube or ice skate in the Eastern United States' Highest Towns.  Take in the endless views and experience the winter quiet on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Visi... View the full post »

Skiing, Snowboarding, Snow tubing & Ice Skating in the NC High Country

HIGH COUNTRY SKIING, SNOW BOARDING, SNOW TUBING & ICE SKATING  Start planning your winter vacation to the NC mountains with 4 Seasons today!SNOW TUBING - HawksnestLargest snow tubing park on the east coast with over 30 lanes of snow tubing ... View the full post »

Top Winter Activities in the NC High Country (other than Skiing & Snowboarding)

Top Winter Outdoor Activities for FamiliesTop Winter Outdoor Activities for Families in the NC High Country of Boone NC, Blowing Rock NC, Banner Elk NC, Beech Mountain NC, West Jefferson NC. Don't ski or snowboard? Feeling trapped inside during the winter?  Have no fear, the N... View the full post »

Top 5 Winter Hikes in the NC High Country

Get Outdoors!NC High Country Top 5 Winter Hikes: The winter can be a great time to hike in the NC Mountains along the Blue Ridge Parkway and in the North Carolina State Parks.  The lack of humidity in the air and leaves on the trees can create endless crystal clear views.  Sometim... View the full post »

Blowing Rock WinterFest - Jan 23-26, 2020

Don't Hibernate...Celebrate!Join us for the 22nd  Annual Blowing Rock WinterFest, January 23-26, 2020 and enjoy the fun side of winter.  Events include the icy Polar Bear Plunge in Chetola Lake, WinterFeast - 15 Restaurants under one roof, WinterFashion Show, Ice Carving in Me... View the full post »

Museum of Ashe County History

Museum of Ashe County History Free fun for the whole family! The Museum of Ashe County History has restored the 1904 Courthouse in Jefferson, and presents exhibits, programs and events that document a life in a Southern Appalachian county.  The displays tell the sto... View the full post »