Craft Your Adventure

Discover A NC Region Full of Craft Venues & Outdoor Fun!
Combine World-Renowned Craft with Unique Outdoor Recreation Locations To Create Your Own Handcrafted Getaway!

Are you drawn by the feel of handcrafted art? Does the mention of a craft studio visit perk up your ears? Are you someone who would rather experience the outdoors than see it through a windshield? From Spruce Pine to Little Switzerland, Bakersville to Penland, our region of the Blue Ridge Mountains combines the best of both worlds, with natural and hand-crafted beauty.


Mitchell County is Featured on WLOS TV’s Road Trippin’ Segment

There are tons of reasons to plan a road trip to Mitchell County and WLOS TV featured several of those on their recent Road Trippin' segments. …

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Southern Living Lists Spruce Pine’s Knife & Fork in Top 100

Southern Living's Best Restaurants in the South list gives Spruce Pine's Knife & Fork Restaurant a listing at #44 in the Top 100. Travel &…

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Springmaid Splash Coming Soon! It’s “Tough, Wet & Wild”

The annual Summer Springmaid Splash 10K Adventure Trail Run and 5K Trail Race is coming August 23rd! Don't Miss This Great Event....Get all of the…

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