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.
Your Local Connection
Are you visiting the High Country for the Thanksgiving holiday? Are you on vacation so you don't think you should have to cook? We agree with you! Below are the different restaurants offering Thanksgiving buffets and special menus to make your occasion a great one....read more
Most students can recall this familiar scene: finishing up finals, packing up the car, and heading out of Boone all in the same afternoon as if you were being chased by a pack of wild dogs. As the academic year winds to a close, students everywhere are making plans...read more
Something about November just spells doom for your study schedule. Final papers, group projects, and a confusingly abundant number of exams are breathing down your neck all while 16,000 other students are facing the same ordeal. What makes attempting to study even...read more
We Love The High Country
And we spend a lot of time to make sure you can too. Comeback often to discover new insights into popular events and business, little-known treasures, and to get some great deals. We are constantly working towards helping you make the most of your time out in the community. Thanks for stopping by.