Summer Visitor Guide
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Tornados Split With Queens In Road SAC Hoops Battle – Brevard NC
Brevard College split a pair of road games Saturday against Queens with the men's team falling 72-50 and the women's team picking up a 58-49 win. Last Wednesday, the Tornados were swept at home by...
Pisgah National Forest Offers Something for Everyone
The Pisgah Ranger District in Pisgah National Forest is a big draw for visitors to western North Carolina. Each year, the district attracts more than one million visitors seeking an outdoor... Full story
The Blue Ridge Parkway Is “America’s Favorite Drive”
Of the 469 miles that make up the Blue Ridge Parkway, 24 of them go through Transylvania County. “America’s Favorite Drive,” as the Parkway is known, enters the county at milepost 407.5 and exit... Full story
Gorges State Park Features New Amenities This Year
There are a lot of new things going on at Gorges State Park. For one, the park has opened two new picnic shelters: Bearwallow and White Pines. Both shelters come with grills, a rock fireplace, parking and restroom facilities. The park’s loop road... Full story
The Cradle of Forestry Welcomes Visitors of All Ages
The 6,500 acres of the Cradle of Forestry in America are a popular attraction in Pisgah National Forest. The Cradle, located four miles south of the Blue Ridge Parkway off U.S. 276, offers trails,... Full story
Transylvania Is Home To Spectacular Mountain Golfing
Transylvania County’s scenic views are a perfect backdrop to a round of golf, no matter how good of a round. Some splendid vistas are on show at Glen Cannon Country Club, located off Wilson Road...