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High Country Traveling

This majestic area of scenic mountaintops, quaint city streets, raging rivers and cozy resorts offers a vacation like no other. In High Country, you can find adventure sports, a blossoming arts scene, shopping galore, awe-inspiring views and friendly locals happy to show off their beloved region.

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Things To Do

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Places To Eat

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Featured Activities In High Country

Grandfather Mountain

Grandfather Mountain

Nature at its best!

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Jerald Melberg Gallery

New Gallery Opens in Blowing Rock!

Hawksnest Zipline and Tubing

Hawksnest Zipline and Tubing

Ziplines and Tubing

Sky Valley Zip Tours

Sky Valley Zip Tours

10 Ziplines!

Things To Do In High Country

Spend Your 4th of July in the High Country

  The spirit of America is alive and well in the mountains of North Carolina     Throughout the H...

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SNAPSHOT: The Gamekeeper Restaurant and Bar

Most people plan their special occasions with care, choosing the perfect location. A special night out should have great...

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Experience the Blue Ridge at Grandfather Mountain State Park

    Grandfather Mountain is situated in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. As the highest peak i...

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Get Artsy in the High Country: The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts

  Located at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC, the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts serves a gate...

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Spend Your Winter Outdoors in the High Country

  Most people feel the need to wrap a warm blanket around themselves during the winter months and stay indoo...

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Blowing Rock Winterfest 2016

Blowing Rock Won't Let Winter Slow It Down --- Don’t Hibernate, Celebrate! Come enjoy the best that winter has to ...

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Featured Restaurants In High Country

Makotos japanese steakhouse and sushi bar

Makoto’s Japanese Steakhouse

Get your Japanese food fix!

Dan'l Boone Inn

Dan'l Boone Inn

Home cooked meals like Grand-ma's!

Wahoo's Adventures

Wahoo's Adventures

Rafting, tubing, hiking and FOOD!

The Gamekeeper

The Gamekeeper

Fine dining and comfort food

Places to Eat

Highlight: Blowing Rock Restaurant Week 2016

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SNAPSHOT: The Gamekeeper Restaurant and Bar

Most people plan their special occasions with care, choosing the perfect location. A special night out should have great...

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Dining Contest in High Country

  Eat, vote and be merry! Participate in our first annual High Country Signature Plates Contest!   Ou...

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The Mellow Mushroom in Blowing Rock and Boone

izza Get Your Authentic Italian Pizza Fix at Mellow Mushroom in Blowing Rock and Boone   'Keeping it Mellow Sinc...

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Dining in the High Country

There are plenty of delicious dining options in the High Country From barbecue to pan-fried trout, there are a wi...

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The Gamekeeper Restaurant in Boone

  While in the High Country, be sure to dine at the Gamekeeper Restaurant in Boone, North Carolina! When frequent...

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Featured Shopping In High Country

Doe Ridge Pottery

Doe Ridge Pottery

Handmade pottery and home decor

The Incredible Toy Company

The Incredible Toy Company

Educational Toys

Recess Skate and Snow

Recess Skate and Snow

Snow, Skate and more

Cabin Fever

Cabin Fever

Rustic Home Furnishings and More.

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