The Blue Ridge Mountains. The South Mountains. We’re home to Lake Lure, Chimney Rock and “small town friendly” cities such as Forest City, Rutherfordton, Spindale and more. Come relax and play in the Blue Ridge foothills of Western North Carolina.
Post: Feb 19, 2016
By Tina Wolfe, Guest Blogger. Her hands caressed the aged photograph, careful not to press too hard and crack the curling, framed edges. Her finger landed softly on the image of a tiny brown face, sm....
Post: Feb 16, 2016
By Tina Wolfe, Guest Blogger. Since 1947, the Gale family has been contributing to the character and commerce of Chimney Rock Village and Bat Cave through its retail stores featuring quality handmade....
Post: Dec 10, 2015
By Tina Wolfe, Guest Blogger. Songs have been written about it. Movies tell of its heart-felt appeal and soldiers long for it. Let’s face it, who among us has not felt the pull of a storybook s....
Post: Oct 7, 2015
By Tina Wolfe, Guest Blogger. The fall equinox (each year around September 22-24) typically receives a roused welcome from locals eager to bid farewell to sultry summer days. We appreciate the chilly....
In Lake Lure
2932 Memorial Hwy. (US-64/74) Lake Lure, NC 28746
Lake Lure, Chimney Rock and "Small Town Friendly" Destinations
Chimney Rock, Lake Lure, Forest City, Rutherfordton, Spindale, Union Mills, Bostic, and Ellenboro.
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