Waterfalls of the NC High Country

Waterfalls are a major Appalachian attraction and the Boone area High Country of North Carolina has some of the best. Hike easy paths to The Cascades, the Glen Burney Trail, Crabtree Falls and Linville Falls with Randy Johnson, author of Hiking the Blue Ridge Parkway and Hiking North Carolina.

Land of Waterfalls, The Summer

Mesmerizing Photographic tour of The Land of Waterfalls, showcasing the many natural, cultural and artistic wonders of Brevard and Transylvania County, North Carolina.

Land of Waterfalls, The Fall

Breathtaking waterfalls. Astonishing art. Soaring music. An aerial tour of Transylvania County, shot in late Autumn. See Pisgah National Forest, downtown Brevard and the waterfalls of DuPont State Forest.

Watauga County

Watauga County, North Carolina • A place that marries four seasons of amazing natural beauty with an advanced technology backbone, A unique home, situated on a ski slope, in a quiet valley, or alongside a rushing mountain trout stream, A vibrant, diversified economy, supported by a major state university.

An Appalachian Summer Festival

Presented by the Appalachian State University Office of Arts & Cultural Programs, the annual arts celebration is held every July on and around the university campus, and features an eclectic, diverse mix of music, dance, theatre, visual arts and film. For nearly a decade, the festival has been named one of the ”Top Twenty Events in the Southeast” by the Southeast Tourism Society.

Sights & Sounds of The North Carolina High Country

The North Carolina High Country has a wealth sights, sounds and attractions to offer. Family friendly activities span a broad spectrum. Whether you are looking for an old-time adventure through historic mountain towns, meandering through general stores and visiting old fashioned eateries

Beech Mountain

Located 45 minutes from The Mast Farm Inn, Beech Mountain Resort is a total Winter experience. With excellent skiing, day or night, and a charming Alpine Village filled with intriguing shops, tempting restaurants and more… you’ll find that Beech Mountain Resort offers a winter wonderland of fun and activities for all members of your family or group!


If you are looking for some High Octane fun, the High Country of North Carolina has a plethora of activities that will get your heart rate pumping.

Attractions in the North Carolina High Country

If you are looking for a great family vacation in North Carolina, the High Country will be the perfect spot to please your entire group.

Visit Boone NC

Visit Boone, North Carolina, the Heart of the High Country. Enjoy the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains’ cool summers, arts and culture, and plenty of good, old fashioned fun for the whole family!