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.



Spruce Pine & Little Switzerland on Top 20 List of Coolest Small Towns named Spruce Pine and Little Switzerland to the list of the coolest small towns near Asheville. “We love exploring our cool…

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Roan’s Grassy Bald Named One of 7 Best Sunset Summits

"Few things cap off a long day in the mountains like catching the perfect sunset from your favorite summit. The Blue Ridge is known for spectacular…

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Fall Color Report Begins

Follow our website's Seasonal Forecasts on the right side of the page for updated Fall Forecasts for the changing leaves this…

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