. . . Beyond Heavenly Mountain


Boone is quickly becoming the foodie destination of the High Country. Enjoy your mealtimes at one of the various spots our town has to offer.


Start your day, spend your afternoon, or wind down with many of the beverage & hangout stops Boone offers.



Find out more about Boone’s beautiful hiking here. The area’s excitement shines in its world-renowned rock climbing/bouldering routes, fishing on the New River, and various skiing/snowboarding venues.

  • Thunder Hill — Thunder Hill overlook on the Parkway, but cross the street for something special…

  • Rough Ridge — a 2.5-mile hike with panoramic views throughout

  • Crabtree Falls — a forested, flower-filled hike to one of NC’s most beautiful falls


Downtown Blowing Rock, Linville, Boone’s King Street, and several other of the quaint small towns and villages surrounding Heavenly Mountain provide exceptional shopping.

With local art and craft markets — including the monthly Pop Up Boone event and Watauga County Farmers Market — unique boutiques, and luxury shops, there is something for everyone to be found along the shopping streets of the High Country.