Located 40 minutes from The Mast Farm Inn, The Penland School of Crafts in The Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina is a national center for craft education dedicated to helping people live creative lives.
We are proud to be selected as one of Biking.Com’s North Carolina Top 50 Cycling Clubs. We are a group of recreational cyclists of varying abilities who enjoy biking and sightseeing.
Listed on the National Historic Register as one of the best remaining examples of an old country store. This historic landmark, in the heart of North Carolina’s first rural historic district, has featured quality goods and traditional clothing since 1883
The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area is a place unlike any other on earth, where ancient landscapes enchant the eye and age-old traditions warm the heart. Congress designated the mountains of North Carolina the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area.
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, 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.