Ashe County Cheese Company

Located 45 minutes from the Inn, Ashe County Cheese is North Carolina’s oldest cheese plant. The viewing room is open year round at no charge and you can visit from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday-Saturday. They also offer other fine cheeses, locally made wines, gifts, and old fashioned snacks and candies


Cycle To Farm

The ”Cycle To Farm” tour, a unique cycling experience. Enjoy a challenging and beautiful route with Farm Stops along the way offering a taste of local food. Call 540.320.2849


Velo Girl Rides

Velo Girl Rides of Black Mountain, North Carolina, leads day tours, hold group rides and builds custom tours. Consider joining us for an upcoming group ride. We have carefully-tested routes for a wide variety of fitness levels. Call 540.320.2849


Apple Hill Farm

Magnificent mountain views, wooded footpaths, and landscaped gardens are the visual backdrop for the barns and animals, providing the ultimate picturesque setting for Apple Hill Farm’s animals and visitors.


Dutch Creek Trails

Dutch Creek Trails, Horseback Riding Adventures in Valle Crucis, Vilas & Boone, North Carolina • Dutch Creek Trails is located 2 minutes by car from The Mast Farm Inn. Enjoy wooded trails, old farm fields, views of the valley surrounded by beautiful blue mountains, and southern hospitality.