Guides

    • Blowing Rock

      Welcome to Blowing Rock, North Carolina Blowing Rock, also known as North Carolina’s “prettiest town”, is one of the most sought-after areas in the High Country. Renowned as the “Crown…

    • Boone

      Welcome to Boone, North Carolina Boone is the county seat for Watauga County, the largest city in the NC High Country and home to Appalachian State University. Recognized by National…

    • Banner Elk

                                  Welcome to Banner Elk, North Carolina Banner Elk is a quaint town in Avery County and…

    • Sugar Grove

      Welcome to Sugar Grove, North Carolina Sugar Grove is a town within the Valle Crucis area, nestled between Boone and Banner Elk. Sugar Grove has some great riverfront and horse…

    • Vilas

      Vilas is a town right outside of Boone City limits and also included within the “Valle Crucis area” between Boone and Banner Elk. Convenient to town, yet with an heir…

    • Linville

      Welcome to Linville, North Carolina Linville is one of the most gorgeous areas of the High Country and home to Grandfather Mountain, Linville Falls, Linville Caverns, and the Linville Gorge.…

    • Todd

      Welcome to Todd, North Carolina Between the hills of Boone and West Jefferson lies a tiny town in the bend of the South Fork of the New River. Home to…

    • Beech Mountain

      With an elevation of 5,506 feet, Beech Mountain is the highest town East of the Rockies. This elevated community is home to Beech Mountain Resort (Ski Beech), and serves as…

    • Valle Crucis

                    Welcome to Valle Crucis, North Carolina Valle Crucis is one our absolute favorite areas in the High Country, though we may be a…

    • West Jefferson

      Considered the heart of Ashe County, West Jefferson rests in the valley between Mount Jefferson and Paddy Mountain. This thriving community began developing in the early 1900s, and was officially…

    • Jefferson

      As the county seat of Ashe County, Jefferson claims a rich history complete with two sites on the National Register of Historic Places. The town was incorporated in 1799 and…