Grandfather Mountain

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.


Quintana McConnell

Laughing Lark Photography captures timeless memories; precious moments! I’m Quintana McConnell and do my best to create unique images that capture the essence and life of my subjects. Portraits, engagements, families, newborns, landscapes.


Blue Ridge National Heritage Area

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.