Area Attractions


Arts & Crafts

Toe River Arts Council

Quilt Trails of WNC

The Blue Ridge Soap Shed

Southern Highland Craft Guild

Penland School of the Arts


Bare Dark Sky Observatory


Mountain Biking in Western, NC



Black Mountain Campground

Carolina Hemlocks Campground

Camping on the Parkway

Toe River Campground


Caves & Caverns

Linville Caverns

Festivals & Events

Mount Mitchell Crafts Fair

Carolina Mountains Literary Festival

Burnsville Town Center

Yancey County Chamber of Commerce



OOAK Gallery

The Design Gallery

Penland Gallery

Toe River Arts Council – Galleries

Crabtree Creek Art & Floral Gallery


Gems, Mining & Museums

Rush Wray Museum

Emerald Village

Rocks & Things

Museum of North Carolina Minerals


Golf Courses

Grassy Creek Golf & Country Club

Mount Mitchell Golf Club

Wolf Laurel Golf Club


Hiking Trails

Appalachian Trail

Blue Ridge Parkway

Crabtree Creek Falls

Chimney Rock Park

Grandfather Mountain

Healthy Yancey Walking Guide

Mount Mitchell State Park

NC High Peaks Trail Association

Pisgah National Forest Trails

Roan Mountain

Setrock & Roaring Falls


Historical Homes

Biltmore Estate

Carl Sandburg Home


Horseback Riding

Springmaid Mountain

Wolf Laurel Stables


Hunting & Fishing

Southern Drifters Outfitters

Triggers, Traps & Trout


Information & Technology

Explore Burnsville

Healthy Yancey Community Guide

Yancey County Chamber of Commerce

Yancey County Public Library

Yancey County Technology Center, on Burnsville Town Square



Burnsville Town Center Concert Events

Young’s Mountain Music

Toe River Arts Council

The Orange Peel

The Grey Eagle

The US Cellular Center


Produce Shopping & Farms

Davis Farm

Mountain Farm

OakMoon Farm & Creamery

The Orchard at Altapass

Tractor Food & Farms

WNC Farmers Market

Wellspring Farm

Yancey County Farmers Market

Yancey Grown – Yancey County Farm Listing



French Broad Rafting Expeditions

Nantahala Outdoor Center



Sugar Mountain Resort, Inc.

Wolf Ridge Ski Resort

Appalachian Ski Mountain

Beech Mountain Resort



Ironwood Therapeutic Arts

Grove Park Inn & Spa

Hot Springs Spa


Specialty Shops

Burnsville Shopping Directory

Biltmore Village

Grove Arcade

Mast General Store


State Parks

Blue Ridge Parkway

Chimney Rock

Mount Mitchell State Park

Pisgah National Forest

Roan Mountain State Park



Parkway Playhouse

Flatrock Playhouse

Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre


Train Rides

Great Smokey Mountains Railroad

Tweetsie Railroad



Crabtree Falls

Linville Falls

Setrock & Roaring Falls

Waterfalls in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains

NC Waterfalls


Where to Stay

Nu Wray Inn

Terrell House Bed and Breakfast

Carolina Country Inn

The Buck House Inn

Albert’s Lodge at Mt. Mitchell

Celo Inn


Cradle of Forestry

WNC Nature Center

Grandfather Mountain

Full Moon Farm