New Catch & Release Categories at 2020 Trout Derby

New Catch & Release Categories at 2020 Trout Derby

**CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.Due to the health concerns associated with the Covid-19 virus and efforts to limit the possible transmission, The Town of Blowing Rock has made the decision to cancel all Town sponsored events until April 13, 2020. On or before that...
Birding in Blowing Rock

Birding in Blowing Rock

Nuthatch photo by Jesse Pope Blowing Rock is located on the Blue Ridge Parkway and bordered by the Pisgah National Forest, providing close proximity and easy access to a multitude of habitats. This area of the Blue Ridge Mountains provides a home for about 160...
Spa Vacations: A Relaxing Girlfriend Getaway

Spa Vacations: A Relaxing Girlfriend Getaway

Upscale and friendly, Blowing Rock is a perfect spot for a girlfriend getaway. Situated along the crest of the Blue Ridge, the location couldn’t be better. Amazing views, crisp mountain air, and plenty of outdoor activities will melt stress. And there unique downtown...
5 Great Hikes to Enjoy

5 Great Hikes to Enjoy

Hiking is one of the best ways to see the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. There are countless trails in the area, especially along the Blue Ridge Parkway. From the myriad destination hikes and the 26 mile network at Moses Cone Park, to local sections of the...
Meltdown Games!

Meltdown Games!

March 28 & 29: Celebrate the end of winter at Appalachian Ski Mountain- if you haven’t experienced the Melt Down Games, you’ve never seen the Mountain like this!  The fun starts on Saturday, March 28, with a schedule of fun events that are free to...
Easter Ski Weekend and Fundraiser

Easter Ski Weekend and Fundraiser

On Easter Weekend, Appalachian Ski Mountain invites you to Ski for the Greenway! The skiing and snowboarding resort will be open an extra weekend for Easter, and will be donating all ski ticket revenues on Easter Saturday to the Middle Fork Greenway. This means a...