Use of any photos, slides, or videos owned by the Watauga County TDA (Explore Boone) may only be used for editorial and limited public use purposes. Images and footage are not for commercial use, under any circumstances, unless authorized by Explore Boone. No financial gain is permitted with the use of photos, slides, or video owned by Explore Boone. The Watauga County TDA does not give up ownership of any of the images. Images are to be used solely for the requested purpose. Photo credit is to be given to Explore Boone for use of all images and footage. As a service to your readers/viewers, please feel free to include Explore Boone's phone number 828-266-1345, and website www.exploreboone.com as a source of visitor information. The Watauga County Tourism Development Authority (Explore Boone) is a public authority and the lead marketing and promotional agency for the unincorporated communities of Watauga County and Town of Boone, North Carolina.