The 4,000 miles of cool, clear mountain streams and the many lakes in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina offer anglers more fishing opportunities than can be found in any other state in the Southeast. In fact, the region supports one of the most diverse fishing habitats in the world, making fishing one of the most popular things to do in the North Carolina mountains.Read more about Great Fishing in the Blue Ridge NHA!
The historic Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina remains America's largest privately owned home and one of the state's most enduring attractions.Read more about Legacy of Biltmore Estate Industries
HandMade in America worked with local communities to design and install over 100 quilt block paintings on barns and other structures first in Madison, Mitchell, Yancey, and Ashe Counties and then in Avery County.Read more about Quilt Trails in Western North Carolina
Hear about the theory that Abraham Lincoln was born in North Carolina.Read more about Was Lincoln Born in North Carolina?
Locally grown Western North Carolina theatre.Read more about Parkway Playhouse
Today, traditional crops continue to be cultivated along with many newer introductions.Read more about Mountain Farm--Lavender and Baby Goats
The North Carolina Arboretum, just off the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville, North Carolina, is one of the finest public gardens in the Southern Appalachians. Arboretum exhibits emphasize connections between local culture and the landscape and its gentle trails are popular for woodland walks.Read more about Heritage Garden at North Carolina Arboretum
Zebulon VanceRead more about Zebulon Vance
Catawba River Headwaters ConservationRead more about Catawba River Headwaters Conservation
Historic Carson HouseRead more about Historic Carson House