High Country

High Country
Jul 2011
Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture strive to secure the female set a place on the farm

Jun 2011
Before its reinvention as an amusement park ride, Tweetsie Railroad transformed Boone from an isolated mountain hamlet into a boomtown

May 2011
From pageant queens to the namesake blooms, the 65-year-old Rhododendron Festival continues to celebrate the beauty of the mountains

Feb 2011
Tour a few of WNC’s intriguing homes for a greater perspective on our region's early days

Feb 2011
With the demise of chestnut trees, so went the reign of bark architecture in the mountains. Today, Chris and Marty McCurry are leading a revival of the historic style. Using poplar bark and sustainable practices, they’re ensuring a lasting connect between home and nature

Oct 2009
Be the top chef of this year’s holiday party with our foodies’ guide to local flavors

Sep 2009
Every rock climber starts life as a gravity-respecting mortal

Jun 2009
Whether you’re an alumnus or not, there’s plenty to learn about this college town

Mar 2009
Chef Bill Morris passes on his passion for cooking to students in the kitchen at the Broyhill Inn

Mar 2009
Visitors flock to Banner Elk for the slopes, but locals keep the small-town identity alive

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