Looking for fun things to do during your vacation in the mountains? There are so many activities in the North Carolina High Country. If you enjoy the outdoors, get out and see the Blue Ridge by going hiking, biking, horseback riding, fly fishing, golfing, whitewater rafting or even snow skiing. There is such a variety of outdoor activities you can enjoy here, as the High Country has excellent weather for outdoor enjoyment. You and your loved ones will have a great time visiting places like Grandfather Mountain, Tweetsie Railroad, Linville Caverns and the Blowing Rock. Many visitors also enjoy going NC gem mining because of all the great gem mining locations in the area as well.
The High Country is home to excellent shopping as well. The downtown areas of Banner Elk, Boone, Valle Crucis and Blowing Rock each feature their own unique shops and boutiques with specialty items, clothing and gifts. In Blowing Rock, shoppers love visiting the Tanger Shoppes on the Parkway, a one-stop shopping experience with over 30 upscale brand name outlet stores.
For those who enjoy theatre and the arts, there are several theatre companies in town, and the Blowing Rock Stage Company runs various shows year round at the newly constructed Hayes Center for the Performing Arts. Downtown Boone is a nice spot to visit if you are looking for art galleries, and it is home to the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts at Appalachian State University.
You'll never run out of fun things to do in the High Country. There is something for everyone to enjoy here, along with the beautiful landscapes, excellent weather and friendly people. When you stay in our gorgeous Boone NC Vacation Rentals you'll be in the middle of all of the fun things to do in the area.
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