Attractions & Destinations
For visitors in search of authentic heritage experiences and adventure, North Carolina's Blue Ridge mountains and foothills provide an unparalleled diversity of opportunities. No two visits are ever the same.
The Blue Ridge Parkway is America's most visited National Park unit and is known as "America's favorite drive."
- Walker CalhounCherokee singer, dancer, banjo player, Cherokee, NC (Qualla Boundary)
- Walker Calhoun, respected Cherokee elder, sings the traditional sacred dance songs of the Cherokee, and has played an important role in maintaining and passing on these traditions to the next generation.
- Visit the Traditional Artist Directory