Outer Banks

Outer Banks
Apr 2019
A visionary effort to create a statewide trail has been 40 years in the making. With the path now finished in Western North Carolina and a groundswell of support rising in the East, the completion of North Carolina’s most monumental natural treasure is on the horizon.

Dec 2018
Locals, especially, can confirm Western North Carolina holds a wealth of riches. From natural wonders and cultural treasures to splurge-worthy experiences, the indulgences afforded in our mountains are, in many ways, priceless.

Apr 2016
After a century of state parks, Western North Carolina’s are more popular than ever

Apr 2015
Three friends take on the arduous challenge of running the highest mountain range in the East in a single day

Jun 2014
The Southern Outer Banks beckon with pristine beaches, wild horses, and 300 years of swashbuckling lore

Oct 2012
The owner of Boone boutique Lucky Penny talks shop about personal style, art, and accessories