Tubing on the New River, one of the world's oldest
The Mast Farm Inn in Valle Crucis
Mile High Swinging Bridge at Grandfather Mountain
A climber on a portaledge overlooking Linville Gorge
Tweetsie Railroad Theme Park's Engine No. 12 in Blowing Rock
Westglow Resort and Spa in Blowing Rock
Raffaldini Vineyards in Ronda
Sitting atop the highest elevations in North Carolina’s northern Blue Ridge Mountains, this region is a winter sports haven. But High Country towns like Boone and Blowing Rock delight in every season, with rhododendron hikes in spring, mile-high adventure in summer and brilliant foliage in fall.