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Blue Ridge Explorer (News for Visitors)


Every fall park rangers and visitor center desks are asked, "When are the leaves going to be at their peak?" The answer is...
Check out these amazing opportunities to enjoy some unique heritage events in the NC mountains and foothills!
Fall is a season for great festivals. North Carolina State Parks is hosting a signature Centennial Celebration Saturday, August 27 and Sunday, August 28 at Mount Mitchell State Park, located on the highest peak east of the Mississippi River. 

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On the Blue Ridge (News for Partners)


NC Blue Ridge waterfall calendars, Music Trail and Heritage Trail map brochures now available.
The clock is ticking, but there is still time to pull together a grant proposal to the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Partnership. 
Gather 'Round the Blue Ridge 2016 is only a few days away! August 18 will be here before you know it, and ticket sales will cut off on at the end of business on Tuesday, August 16.

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