October is prime time to enjoy the outdoors in the High Country! There are a number of festivals, great places to eat, and great views of the leaves turning to their fall colors. While you are up in Boone, stay awhile and enjoy a number of outstanding things to do in the High Country.
High Country Fall Guide
The beautiful autumn leaf color makes the NC High Country a destination in the fall. With widespread views from the Blue Ridge Parkway and backroad scenic routes, you are sure to catch a colorful sight. The NC Mountains are also know for fall festivals, live music and all things Halloween!
Enjoy a Nature Walk
There are a large variety of trails on and off the Blue Ridge Parkway just waiting to be explored. No matter your skill level, there is a hike for you ranging from less than a mile to over 9 miles.
Enjoy a dining experience from many local Boone restaurants. Whether you want a little taste of home southern cooking or Thai food, there are plenty of options to choose from.