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Taking place half an hour from the Inn, The Grandfather Mountain Highland Games is a 4-day Scottish festival held each year on the second full weekend in July at MacRae Meadows near Linville, North Carolina in the mountains of Western North Carolina.
Move into The Historic Loom House for four days and three nights, and head out to explore The Blue Ridge Parkway, Grandfather Mountain, Linville Falls, Julian Price Memorial Park & Price Lake, Moses Cone Memorial Park & Cone Manor, and The Penland School of Crafts. Discover Valle Crucis, Blowing Rock, and Linville, in The Western North Carolina High Country.
The views are ancient. The experiences are all brand new. Anyone who visits Grandfather Mountain discovers a place that inspires awe through natural wonders. High above sea level, you’ve never felt so grounded. A small part of you is still 9 years old. And fascinated by butterflies.
Move into The Historic Loom House for four days and three nights, and head out to explore four old-time general stores, and The New River. Discover Valle Crucis, Beech Mountain, Todd and Linville, in The Western North Carolina High Country.
”So Much More… The world renowned Mast Farm Inn of Valle Crucis is nothing short of a handcrafted masterpiece of North Carolina Folk Art”
Valle Crucis Overview • Nestled high in the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina is a peaceful rural community that has stayed untouched over the years. The majestic scenic beauty continuously mesmerizes residents and draws visitors from throughout the world.
Even if you never come to The Mast Farm Inn, we hope you will enjoy discovering the Western North Carolina High Country here. To say we like and are grateful for North Carolina, is like saying the Beatles were a nice little rock band from Liverpool. We flat out love North Carolina. North Carolina is The Beatles of The American States.
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