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Explore Luxury Cabins in Banner Elk, NC

Banner Elk Luxury Cabins Banner Elk, NC is home to a large number of luxury cabins.  There are luxury cabins in other parts of the High Country.  But there is an above average amount of luxury in Banner Elk.   From Eagles Nest to Valle Crucis, there is a cabin to fit for every mountain […]

Pet Friendly Cabins in Boone, NC

Don’t Leave Part of the Family Behind Pet friendly cabins in Boone, NC allow you to bring your pet with you on your Blue Ridge Mountain vacation.  Going away for a few days leaves you with a couple of options when you have pets.  Thankfully there are many great rental cabins available that allow pets. […]

Green Valley Community Park Profile

Community Park on the New River Green Valley Community Park is located on the New River in Watauga County.  Started in part to help protect the New River environment by allowing native vegetation to flourish.  Since 2000 the Green Valley Community Park has been providing residents of the Green Valley Community, Watauga County, and visitors […]

Vacation Cabins In Banner Elk, NC

Banner Elk Vacation Cabins Banner Elk, NC is home to a large number of vacation cabins.   From Eagles Nest to Valle Crucis, there is a cabin to fit for every type of mountain vacation. Whether you’re looking for downhill action during the winter, or relaxing near the Watauga River, there is always something to be […]

Home Away From Home in Your Boone, NC Rental Cabin

Boone, NC Cabin Rentals Renting a cabin in Boone, NC is an experience similar to finding a new home.  Granted the average length of stay in a rental cabin is around seven days, during your stay it’s just like home.  Cooking meals, enjoying a movie in the living room, or connecting with friends around an […]

Cabin Rentals in Boone, NC

Renting a Cabin in Boone, NC This is a post about renting a vacation cabin in Boone, North Carolina.  We’ve covered a lot of subjects since restarting the blog a few months ago, and I think it’s time to write about the reason for our existence.  I’ve mentioned Boone, North Carolina, but we also have […]

Copperleaf at Eagles Nest: Created by a Husband and Wife HGTV Architect Team

Introducing The Ferrells Copperleaf at Ealges Nest is unusual for a vacation home because it has an architect owner, and the interior was designed by two licensed designers Charles and Karina Ferrell.  Charles has appeared on HGTV many times and is designing several other homes in Eagles Nest. Another claim to fame for Copperleaf at […]

Eagles Nest A Great Place For a Mountain Vacation

Introducing Eagles Nest The highest point in North Carolina is Mount Mitchell at an elevation of 6,684.  Eagles Nest rises above Banner Elk to around 5,000 feet.  A great elevation to escape the heat of the low country and take in spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The amenities at Eagles Nest include walking […]

Eagle’s Landing: A Dream Come True

History of Eagle’s Landing The house is brand new.  It is the culmination of about ten years of dreaming about owning a vacation home in the mountains.  The dream started when I first visited a friend’s cabin on Sugar Mountain in 2007.  The owner fell in love with the area, scenery, weather, seasons, towns and […]

Day Out With Thomas at Tweetsie Railroad

Why Trains According to an informal poll, with a sample size of one, the main reason to like trains is because they go fast.  I asked my four year old son why he likes trains and that was his answer. Liking things simply because they go fast is good enough for me. The second question […]