This small town is a destination for gem enthusiasts, history buffs, and Appalachian Trail thru-hikers, which gives residents plenty of chances to share their beloved mountain home.
Quiz: The Most Wonderful Time
At these holiday events across North Carolina, our hearts will be glowing and we’ll be of good cheer. After all, it is — well, you know.
Our State Quiz: Big & Tall
With branches that reach high above the forest floor and trunks too wide to wrap your arms around, these trees are our champions.
One of the most upscale towns in the North Carolina mountains, it still welcomes anyone who can bring just a little good conversation.
Fly Fishing in North Carolina
Where well-stocked waters and gorgeous settings add up to the perfect day.
High Art: The Bascom
The Bascom visual arts center in Highlands brings the community together through craft, art, and classes, all within a setting to take your breath away.
Olympian Meals at River’s End
World-class hikers and whitewater rafters know all about this restaurant on the banks of the Nantahala River. It’s where river gods and mortals stop for great home-cooking.