May/June 2017

May/June 2017
Locally sold arts and accessories, in resplendent purple

The latest from throughout the region

Offering adventures for every member of the gang

A passion for paddling propels Fletcher-based Liquidlogic Kayaks

Clyde-based potter Becky Lloyd

One hundred years ago, Fred Seely introduced the world to fine fabric handmade in the mountains

May debut could be the time of WNC's life

North Carolina’s official state salamander (Ambystoma opacum)

With a boost from local musicians, Arts for Life makes healing tunes for ailing kids

Get your outdoor music fix with these free and festive performances

Trek from Ox Creek Road to the historic remains of Rattlesnake Lodge

The essence of people and places drives artist Christopher Holt to journey far

Tapping a rich vein of local history and present-day prospecting

The scoop on WNC’s latest dining destinations

The Bistro’s philosophy, like the restaurant itself, is simple and elegant: “Eat with integrity—Live with gratitude.”

Dive deep into the mountains’ greatest chasms

Take a path that's right for you

Sycamore Cycles' Wes Dickinson dishes on the latest rides that are good to go

Biking’s big at Brevard College

Enter the Spin Zone with our insider's guide to cycling in Transylvania

For nearly 70 years, City Drive In has been keeping it real in Spruce Pine

The Cardinal in Boone serves up summer refreshment

Dig into Ruth & Ranshaw’s seasonal pie that marries sweet and tart

The skillets will be sizzling for this Appalachian staple