Boone, North Carolina, is located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is surrounded by some of the most beautiful and scenic hiking trails in the region. Here are a few of the most popular hiking trails in and around Boone.
Many have been cooped up at home with their pets more than ever during these times of quarantine and social distancing. Pups and people alike are longing for a little change of scenery. Therefore, pup owners are on the search for safe and friendly accommodations. COVID-19 affects pet-friendly travel arrangements in many ways. Most of […]
Are you planning a trip to Grandfather Mountain? We’ve listed everything you need to know to make the best of your visit: hikes near Grandfather Mountain, the best BBQ place on the way, and more. So when you’re there, you can simply focus on making everlasting memories. Staying near Grandfather Mountain is special Grandfather Mountain […]
The locals love it: a few of our favorite things about the western North Carolina section of the Blue Ridge Parkway
“The idea is to fit the Parkway into the mountains as if nature has put it there,” says Stanley Abbott, Chief Landscape Architect for the Blue Ridge Parkway. He couldn’t have said it better. The Blue Ridge Parkway is a National Scenic Parkway that winds through the Blue Ridge Mountains like they are one and […]