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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Top 50 Blue Ridge Parkway Hikes

The Blue Ridge Parkway is one of America's favorite scenic drives and offers an array of opportunities for travelers seeking to experience the…

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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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Get the Results of the Springmaid Summer Splash

What a day! The weather for the 2014 Summer Splash was beautiful and racers had a great time. How did they finish? It's online…

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