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.

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.