2016 NC Fall Color Map

The High Country of North Carolina is known for its amazing fall color. The Boone, Blowing Rock and Banner Elk, NC area has some of the longest lasting and most beautiful fall foliage in the world. Take a look at this 2016 Fall Color Map developed by our very own Appalachian State Biology Department. This […]


Don’t miss our HUGE SUMMER BLOWOUT SALE, with peak summer rates waived for any of our remaining summer openings – including Labor Day weekend – in our Boone NC vacation rentals! Come enjoy the cool mountain breezes with your family, and enjoy the endless activities here in the mountains of NC. Need help narrowing down […]

Huge savings with our Summer Kick-Off Sale!

It’s the start of summer – and endless ways to enjoy mountain fun!  To help you get your summer off to a great start, we have THREE GREAT WAYS TO SAVE on summer getaways. For June visits, we are offering 20% off your stay in: Apple Valley Overlook, The Ashemount, Baird’s Creek Cabin , Copperleaf at Eagles Nest, Meagan’s […]

Introductory Savings at Appalachian Mountain Getaway!

Help us welcome Appalachian Mountain Getaway, our newest Blowing Rock rental, and enjoy 25% OFF ON STAYS THROUGH SEPT. 29, 2016 when booked by June 15, 2016! This fantastic home is within walking distance to App Ski Mountain, and minutes from Tweetsie Railroad, downtown Blowing Rock and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Enjoy two gas fireplaces, […]


2016 King of the Mountain Soccer Tournament in Boone NC

Welcome to the King of the Mountain!  2016 will mark the 8th Annual edition of this tournament!  The King of the Mountain draws teams from a 6 state region including GA, NC, SC, TN, WV, & VA. This provides plenty of fun, inter-state competition. Games are held at the Ted Mackorell Soccer Complex and Watauga […]

Best Deals Ever – Save up to 55%!

Don’t miss out on unprecedented savings for your Spring getaway!  Enjoy your third night free on stays through May 05 in most of our homes, or stay for just $100/night in three of our most popular family homes, Rhys’ River Valley, The Ashemount or River’s Edge when you book three or more nights.  Or, try […]


Spring Spectacular Sale

Don’t miss out on the great discounts during our Spring Spectacular sale – 10% off your stay of three or four nights, or 15% off of visits for five or more nights – this is on top of the Off Season rates in effect during the time, already the lowest of the year! April is a great […]

Tweetsie Railroad Opens on April 8, 2016

This year Tweetsie Railroad plans to open for its 2016 season on April 8th. Bring the whole family for opening day, or the first weekend in April and enjoy the warmer temps and rides at the High Country’s oldest and most loved amusement park. If you’ve never been to Tweetsie, you are in for a […]

Visit Grandfather Mountain in April

Grandfather Mountain offers an amazing value to residents and employees of the park during the month of April. Throughout the month of April, residents and employees of Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Mitchell, Watauga and Wilkes counties, along with guests traveling in the same vehicle, pay only $3 per person to enter the park. Proof of residency […]

Saturday April 16, 2016 SAVOR Blowing Rock Schedule of Events

Check out information related to Saturday’s Blue Ridge Wine & Food Festival / SAVOR Blowing Rock events. This article was taken from this link: http://savorblowingrock.com/blue-ridge-wine-food-festival-celebrates-ten-years/ Blue Ridge Wine & Food Festival Celebrates Ten Years BLOWING ROCK N.C. – Citywide events and festivals come and go. New ones pop up regularly, while existing others abruptly disappear…even from […]