Elk Mountain Riding Company

Call (or text) us to schedule your trail riding adventure today! We are best known for our calm & healthy horses, breathtaking mountain vista views, and our friendly & knowledgeable staff who are here for your enjoyment and safety. You can expect to spend approximately 2 hours on your tour, and our rates are very […]


“How’s the weather” is often used as a conversation starter. Here in the High Country of North Carolina, the answer to this question can vary during the day. The mountains of northwest North Carolina experience all seasons. We are one of the few places that enjoys spring, summer, fall and winter. BestPlaces Comfort Index for […]

The 10 Most Underrated Places In North Carolina That You Must Check Out

From the mountains to coast, North Carolina has so much to offer. There’s beautiful scenery, amazing museums, charming towns and big cities. Plenty of attractions in North Carolina get all the rave, but some are somewhat overlooked and deserve serious recognition. From amusement parks to state forests, and even small towns…this diverse list shows you […]


When you visit a small town the most challenging question can be where do we eat? Which restaurants are good and offer the food selection we like? And pricing? It is too much to process when you and your family are getting hungry!! The answer is that in Downtown West Jefferson, NC there is a […]

Do You Remember North Carolina’s Quirky Mystery Hill?

Do you remember North Carolina’s delightfully quirky Mystery Hill attraction? Open for more than 70 years, this must-visit roadside wonder has wowed many generations of visitors with its attractions. In fact, some families make it a point to return year after year – each time seeking to solve the mystery behind the gravity-defying house that […]

AEV awarded green certification

American Emergency Vehicles (AEv), part of REV Group (REVG) and manufacturer of Type I, II, and Type III ambulances and medium-duty emergency vehicles, is proud to announce its vehicles are now Certified Green by TRA Cerfification. Ashecountyline.com