My Test Blog http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/ Category - Attractions Sat, 21 Sep 2019 12:06:51 GMT Grandfather Mountain hosts free environmental educator workshops http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/post/2019/14/Grandfather-Mountain-hosts-free-environmental-educator-workshops/29/ <img src='http://www.exploreboone.com/includes/content/images/media/031419_GFM_cloudy_peaks_SS_698px.jpg'/><br/>Contact: Frank Ruggiero, Marketing &amp; Communications Director, Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundationfrank@grandfather.com&nbsp;| 828-733-2013 x817&nbsp;&nbsp;Grandfather Mountain invites ... Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/post/2019/14/Grandfather-Mountain-hosts-free-environmental-educator-workshops/29/ Top 10 Apr├Ęs-Ski Activities in the Boone Area to Do with Kids http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/post/2019/2/Top-10-Apr-s-Ski-Activities-in-the-Boone-Area-to-Do-with-Kids/6/ <img src='http://www.exploreboone.com/includes/content/images/media/010715-ski-nc-4270_fb.jpg'/><br/>Your family's on-slope skills are improving by leaps and bounds - or by slaloms, jumps, and jibs - on perfect bluebird days with prime snowy conditions. With three area ski resorts within a short ... Wed, 02 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/post/2019/2/Top-10-Apr-s-Ski-Activities-in-the-Boone-Area-to-Do-with-Kids/6/ Things to Do in the Boone Area this Weekend, October 26-28 http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/post/2018/24/Things-to-Do-in-the-Boone-Area-this-Weekend-October-26-28/19/ <img src='http://www.exploreboone.com/includes/content/images/media/102115_gfm_beary_scary_2_mc-3-.jpg'/><br/>It's been a slow-moving fall this year, and fall&nbsp;color is still showing up in the High Country. Ghosts and goblins are showing up, too, as it's time for Halloween festivities! Here are the ... Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/post/2018/24/Things-to-Do-in-the-Boone-Area-this-Weekend-October-26-28/19/ 10 Ways to Find Frugal Fun in Boone, N.C. http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/post/2018/26/10-Ways-to-Find-Frugal-Fun-in-Boone-N-C-/14/ <img src='http://www.exploreboone.com/includes/content/images/media/2014-06-20-The-Blowing-Rock-and-Sky-Valley-Zipline-021_695x.JPG'/><br/>Let's face it: vacations can thin out your wallet. The trick to stretching your dollars and maximizing your family's fun is to intersperse some exciting yet budget-friendly excursions between those ... Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/post/2018/26/10-Ways-to-Find-Frugal-Fun-in-Boone-N-C-/14/ Things to Do in Boone this Weekend, December 15-17 http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/post/2017/13/Things-to-Do-in-Boone-this-Weekend-December-15-17/2/ <img src='http://www.exploreboone.com/includes/content/images/media/Santa-at-Beech-Our-State-Mag.JPG'/><br/>With the holidays finally here, get your wish list into Santa's hands now! Santa and Mrs. Claus (a.k.a. Sam and Julia Simmons) will make a fireside appearance in Beech Mountain all weekend. Sam and ... Wed, 13 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.exploreboone.com/blog/post/2017/13/Things-to-Do-in-Boone-this-Weekend-December-15-17/2/