Ridge Mountain Host
Discover the Blue Ridge Mountains region.
Biking in Western NC
An online resource for mountain biking in Western North Carolina
including trail information and descriptions, photos, suggested
Sycamore Cycles in Pisgah Forest is a full service bicycle store
offering bicycle sales and service, quality bike parts and accessories,
and bicycle rental in western North Carolina.
Land of Waterfalls
It is a place where 250 waterfalls and countless streams have
taken centuries to patiently carve the very faces of these mountains.
Brevard Music Center’s premier summer music festival and
comprehensive music center has set the highest standards in performance
and education for six decades. Brevard Music Center provides intensive
study for high school, college, and pre-professional musicians,
ages 14 and older, and offers a full range of concerts and operas
with renowned artists.
The world famous Biltmore House and Gardens was built by George
Vanderbilt in 1895. Explore the wonders of Biltmore Estate in
Asheville for a day or a week. Discover America's largest home,
magnificent gardens, award-winning winery, great shopping and
The Blue Ridge Parkway is history waiting to be discovered! Although
the road is often seen primarily as a scenic byway with plenty
of natural attractions, it is also a cross-section of Appalachian
Official Community Theater of Transylvania County, NC An All-Volunteer
Founded in 1935
The Playhouse is considered one "Top Ten Theaters in the
Country." The Flat Rock Playhouse has presented hundreds
of productions. A wonderful escape from life's hectic pace, the
Playhouse offers quality entertainment rarely found so far from
Downtown Brevard is quaintly beautiful, framed by mountains, its
streets tree-lined and its pace unhurried. Most of the storefronts
in Brevard's downtown area are historic, and many have been restored
to recapture the town's charming atmosphere. You'll appreciate
a downtown that has retained its cultural heritage while still
being smartly up-to-date.
The home of Carl Sandburg, nationally renowned poet, biographer,
lecturer, newspaper columnist, folksinger, author of American
fairytales, and winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, provided broad
and enduring 20th century insight into the circumstances, worth
and spirit of the American people.
North Carolina Festivals
Listing of Festivals in the Western North Carolina Area.