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."
- Bill CarsonStoryteller, Little Switzerland, NC (McDowell County)
- Bill Carson has owned and operated the Orchard at Altapass since 1995, immersing himself in local history and lore and giving presentations that draw on skills developed during his earlier professional career.
- Visit the Traditional Artist Directory
Sights & Sounds
Fred Roupe with a collection of his instruments
Photo courtesy of Fred and Betty Roupe.
Gorges State Park
Courtsey of ncwaterfalls.com