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Mountain Biking
Hold on tight. Prepare for the workout of your life pedaling up our mountain trails. And the ride of your life going down. You’ll laugh. You’ll scream. You’ll see… more
Ziplining Adventures
Fly without wings. There’s no better way to take in our terrain than to go soaring through the canopy like a mighty eagle. So what if you inhale a bug or two more
Tweetsie on Trestle
Tweetsie Railroad Theme Park Opens for the 2015 Season on April 10th. more
Horseback Riding
Giddy-up, partner. Want to spend more time in the minivan? Heck, no. Soak up our mountain scenery from atop a four-legged animal instead. Ready to saddle up? more
Whitewater Rafting
Scream like a little girl. There’s nothing like our churning mountain rapids to humble a grown man. Or a cocky teenager. So put pride aside. Pick up a paddle. more
Skiing, Snowboarding & Tubing
Snow time is go time. The only thing more beautiful than our fresh powder is the wicked path you can carve in it. So bundle up and get up here. more

Welcome to the Boone Area

Tired of your everyday routine? Sounds like you need to Step Outside Yourself.  There's something about the crisp mountain air and never-ending vistas of the High Country that inspires even the most indoorsy person to embark on a little adventure.  And, you can always find just the right amount of adventure in Boone - from the adrenaline rush of whitewater rafting and black diamond skiing to a relaxing day of fly-fishing and cruising the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It's time to lose your fears and find yourself here.

 

Find Your Adventure

Easy Going
Moderate
Challenging
Take it Easy
Take it Easy

Not everyone wants to sign a waiver on vacation. Some people just want a getaway with low risk and high reward. We get that. In Boone, you can stroll through art galleries and museums, shop or cruise the colorful Blue Ridge Parkway. The gold icon, is for people who want to relax and take it easy!… more

Not Too Crazy, Definitely Not Boring
Not Too Crazy, Definitely Not Boring

You want a break from the routine, but nothing that's going to give you jet lag on Monday morning. Sounds like Boone's just the ticket. From fly fishing, and canoeing to ziplining and skiing, Boone's the perfect escape. The gold icon, is for people who want just the right amount of adventure!… more

Step Up to the Challenge
Step Up to the Challenge

Do you crave adventure like others crave their morning coffee? We've got your number. No matter the season, you can find the kind of extreme adventures you're after in Boone NC. This Boone thing is no joke. Whenever you see the red icon, know that is for the bravest of hearts!… more

Featured Events

Jul 02

Legacy Outdoor Drama: "Horn in the West"

6/26/15 – 8/8/15
"Horn in the West" legacy outdoor drama thrills young and old alike with this adventure from our nation's… more
Jul 04

Boone 4th of July Parade

7/4/15
The Downtown Boone Annual 4th of July parade starting at 11 a.m. and is a wonderful community event for the whole… more
Jul 04

Independence Day Festival

7/4/15
Fun and music in Downtown Blowing Rock! Free events all day Saturday: games, inflatables, and face painting for the… more
Jul 04

Tweetsie Railroad's Fireworks Extravaganza!

7/4/15
Enjoy the most spectacular fireworks show in the High Country! Park open till 9pm. Fireworks after 9pm. Parking for… more
Jul 09

60th Annual Grandfather Mountain Highland

7/9/15 – 7/12/15
Grab your kilt! Brawny athletes, delicate dancers, noisy bagpipe band parades, rocking Celtic music and a spectacular… more
Jul 10

Meet Scooby and Shaggy at Tweetsie Railroad

7/10/15 – 7/12/15
Scooby Dooby Doo, where are you? Meet Scooby and Shaggy, as seen on Cartoon Network, at Tweetsie Railroad. Free… more
Jul 11

Brian Stokes Mitchell with the Winston

7/11/15
Event date:  Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 8:00pm Location:  Schaefer… more
Jul 17

Spruce Pine BBQ & Bluegrass Festival

7/17/15 – 7/18/15
Come chill with the most sizzling BBQ competition teams in the southeast and the hottest bluegrass in the nation! Join… more
Jul 17

The David Grisman Sextet featuring special

7/17/15
Event date: Friday, July 17, 2015 - 8:00pm Location:  Schaefer Center for… more
Jul 18

K-9s in Flight Frisbee Dogs

7/18/15 – 7/26/15
These incredible dogs have delighted audiences nationwide at half-time shows and on television. First-come,… more
Jul 18

The Beach Boys - App Summer Festival

7/18/15
Event date:  Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 8:00pm Location:  Holmes… more
Jul 23

Twenty Feet from Stardom’s Lisa Fischer &

7/23/15
Event Date:  Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 8:00pm Location:… more
Jul 24

Symphony by Chetola Lake

7/24/15
Spend an evening under the stars by beautiful Chetola Lake with the Symphony of the Mountains. This annual outdoor… more
Jul 31

Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox

7/31/15
Event date:   Friday, July 31, 2015 - 8:00pm Location: … more
Featured Events

Webcam
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GET YOUR ADVENTURE ON ALL YEAR LONG!

summer
Dive in.
Boone is like one big summer camp for grown ups (ok, and kids, too). Our cooler temperatures and limitless adventures beckon you outdoors all season long. Explore the area by foot, by raft, by zip-line, or by horse. Even our beaten paths are exciting.…more
Fall
As the leaves turn.
Boone in fall is about more than just leaves. But they do make a spectacular backdrop to the adventures that await you. From festivals to college football, fly-fishing to apple picking, there are as many reasons to visit as there are leaves on the, uh, trees.…more
Winter
Chill, bro.
Shake off the winter blues in our snowy paradise. Come for the skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing - some of the best in the Southeast. Stay for the chance to sip hot chocolate by the fire in an actual log cabin. It's cliche' in the best possible way.…more
Spring
Snow no more.
Crisp, clean air. Colorful flowers. there's nothing like spring in Boone. Grab your favorite fishing rod or hop on your mountain bike. Take a stroll along an area trail or cruise the Blue Ridge Parkway. Whatever you do - just get here and get outside!…more
815 W. King Street, Suite 10
Boone, NC 28607
(T) 828-266-1345  •  (F) 828-266-1346
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