Plan a journey through our beautiful mountains and enjoy the colorful quilt blocks that adorn more than 130 of our barns and other buildings... one of the highest concentrations of painted quilt blocks in the USA! Our trails take you through mountain farmland, past waterfalls and rivers, to artist studios and small towns brimming with friendly folks and unique shopping experiences. Pick up a map at the Burnsville Chamber of Commerce. stop by our gift Shop in the Chamber to buy a master map and a Tour Guide (there are 9 tours). Each guide has the stories behind the blocks as well as places to shop, hike, picnic, raft and more.