North Carolina’s mountains and foothills are a region of our country so special it has been designated a National Heritage Area.
Use this website to discover why!
Places to go, things to see, experiences to enrich.
A distinctive American heritage for all to enjoy!
For Friends & Partners
Sights & Sounds of the Blue Ridge
Photos courtesy of Cedric N. Chatterley
Old Fort and the Railraod
Terrell Finley on the History of Old Fort and the Railroad Mountain Gateway Museum Old Fort, NC www.gatewaytotheblueridge.com
Mountain Gateway Museum and the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area.