You don't need to spend an arm and a leg to have a good time for your mountain getaway. Why not look at this as your green vacation. That's right. You are going to enjoy the green of the mountains and bask in the fresh air. Check out all the "funness" you can have and save a dime at the same time. We are in an amazing spot for you to partake in all of this FREE "funness". We are a mere5 miles from the I-26. South we are 30 minutes from
10 GREAT FUN FREE THINGS TO DO WHILE VISITING!
YANCEY COUNTY is a great place to start. Check out the Ranger Station in
PENLAND SCHOOL OF CRAFT is just up the road a piece. This wonderful
treasure dates back to 1920 as a national center for craft education dedicated to
helping people live creative lives. It is a wonderful experience to wander through
the studios and gallery on this amazing knoll deep in our hills. FREE!
BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY is as green as you can get and it definitely doesn't
cost a dime. Considered one of the top ten drives in the nation you will find
breath-taking vistas. Don't just drive...stop and take in one or two of the trails.
We will even share our favorite ....
MOUNT MITCHELL is the highest point on the east coast. Most people think
in these magnificent views. FREE!
WATERFALLS are a delight in
lucky to have
drive will take you into
MADISON COUNTY is our county and one of the most rural of the counties in
close proximity to
We can provide you with a our little map of drives and send you on your way to
soak up some local color. FREE!
MAX PATCH is my favorite spot in all of
believe the gorgeous vistas all the way to
Sound of Music where Julie Andrews sings "The Hills are Alive".....well, you
would swear they filmed that scene here ...AWESOME! FREE!
MUSIC, MUSIC, MUSIC is alive and rich in these mountains. Right here in
every Thursday night at ZUMA. Of course there is the long standing tradition
flora of the
PONDER COVE........or hang with us and do absolutely NOTHING!