Our Favorite Places

Below you’ll find some of our favorite Places local attractions:

Favorite Places

Downtown Boone

The charming college town of Boone has a compact downtown filled with locally owned shops and restaurants.  Among our favorites:

  • Mast General Store
  • FARM (Feed All Regardless of Means) – not open weekends
  • Our Daily Bread
  • Coyote Kitchen
  • Proper
  • Wild Craft Eatery
  • King Street Creamery

Blowing Rock

Just 15 minutes away you’ll find the quaint town of Blowing Rock North Carolina, home of the famous. It hosts many local festivals, for more information, see the link to a calendar of events.

Restaurants:

  • The New Public House
  • Bistro Roca
  • Blowing Rock Brewery
  • Foggy Rock

Local Hiking and Biking Trails

The Blue Ridge Mountains are home to many excellent hiking trails favorite Placesas well as dedicated mountain biking areas.

  • Julian Price Lake Park
  • Hebron Rock Colony
  • Boone Greenway Trail (accessible from the house walking via the trail in the woods)
  • Tanawha Trail
  • Rocky Knob Mountain Bike Park (great for hiking too)
 Other Attractions
  • Tweetsie Railroad
  • App Ski Mountain
  • Appalachian State University
  • Grandfather Mountain
  • Banner Elk
  • West Jefferson