Boone, North Carolina, In The Summertime • A long list of outdoor options make Boone and The Western North Carolina High Country a nationally recognized location for the outdoor adventure lifestyle.

Three Days with Doc Watson

An excellent Documentary produced in 1976 by folk researcher A.L. Lloyd. “3 days with Doc Watson” was originally shown on the BBC “Omnibus” series.

History of the Mast General Store

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.

Horn in the West

Go behind the scenes with Julia Carpenter at this popular outdoor drama, garden and museum that explores frontier life in North Carolina.

High Country Art

The High Country of North Carolina is so beautiful that it’s no surprise that it has been inspiring all different types of artistic expression. Painting, music, pottery, theater… all contribute to a the thriving Appalachian culture.

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!

Tastes of the North Carolina High Country

The High Country of North Carolina has always been a feast of the senses, but now, more than ever, is becoming a huge foodie destination.