Your Local Guide to the High Country

We are a group of High Country locals dedicated to providing you the best of what’s happening in Boone, Blowing Rock, Jefferson and all points in-between. Our unique local knowledge provides you with trustworthy recommendations on food, lodging, activities, live music, and shopping in Watauga, Ashe, and Avery county.

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Best Drink Specials in Boone

As a broke college student and recently turned 21-year old, I live for deals – specifically, drink specials. My parents weren’t very happy when they saw a $30 charge on my bank account statement from the recently closed Parthenon Café (RIP – Rest In Parthenon). At the... read more

Challenge Yoself!

With a world filled with endless episodes on Netflix and fast food all around us, the last thing a college girl wants to think about is how close summer is. It’s scary to realize bikini season is juuuuuust around the corner but so is chick-fil-a.  The first step... read more




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