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Live shows at Tweetsie Railroad
March 13, 2019
Your Guide to Tweetsie Railroad’s Live Shows There’s so much to do when you go to Tweetsie Railroad. The wild-west-themed park is brimming with thrilling rides, a deer park zoo and other fun activities. A trip to Tweetsie is not complete without catching one of the many shows offered....
Banner Elk horseback riding
May 29, 2019
Go Horseback Riding in Banner Elk When you visit Banner Elk, you’re sure to spend some time in the area’s beautiful natural setting. Whether you’re walking the charming downtown streets or hiking the mountain ranges, Banner Elk offers many locales to enjoy the great outdoors. While hiking and...
The Jones House in Boone
April 10, 2019
Photo by Todd Bush Visit The Jones House Community Center in Boone When you visit Boone, take some time to immerse yourself in the area’s culture and history by visiting The Jones House. The Jones House History The Jones House was the family home of Dr. John Walter Jones, one of...
November 7, 2018
Find Everything You Need Right Around the Corner In the High Country, you’ll find it’s easy to shop a century-old general store and chic new boutique in the same trip. From the vibrant downtown shops of Boone to antiques in Blowing Rock and beyond, a getaway in the High Country is not complete...
Rides at Tweetsie Railroad
March 14, 2019
Amusement Rides for All Ages at Tweetsie Railroad Tweetsie Railroad is a Wild West theme park. No theme park is complete without some thrilling rides. Perfect for the whole family, and children of all ages, Tweetsie Railroad’s rides can provide excitement for everyone. From smaller rides that...
Valle Crucis, North Carolina
May 29, 2019
Home of the Original Mast General Store Offering historic, rural charm, Valle Crucis was first settled over 200 years ago. The community itself is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and designated as North Carolina’s first rural national historic district. Things to Do in...