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High Country Host & Regional Visitor Center


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About Us

The Official NCDOT visitor center for the five county High Country Region of Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk, Beech Mountain, Wilkesboro & West Jefferson North Carolina. Stop by for lodging, dining, hiking and attraction information, free coupons and a list of the current weekly events!

Conveniently located between Boone & Blowing Rock and within site of the Blue Ridge Parkway entrance at Milepost 291.


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Travel Guide

Explore the Extraordinary

Home of the Annual Woolly Worm Festival
and the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains.

Visitor, Relocation and Business Guide