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."
- Jerry AdamsBanjo player, Madison County
- Jerry Adams is descended from many generations of residents of the Laurel section of Madison County. He is closely related by blood and marriage to many of the county's revered traditional musicians, including Lee Wallin and Sheila Kay Adams, both cousins.
- Visit the Traditional Artist Directory
Sights & Sounds
Yancey History Association and Rush Wray Musuem
Carson House Tour Part Two
Dr. James Haney continus to tell of the fascinating history of the home of Irish immigrant John Carson. The Carson House is located in Marion, NC.
Historic Carson House, McDowell County Tourism, Blue Ridge National Heritage Area.