“Spring is the time of year when it is summer in the sun and winter in the shade.” ― Charles Dickens in Great Expectations. Read more
“I only went out for a walk, and finally concluded to stay out ’till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.” — John Muir (1838 – 1914) Read more
A highlight summer event in Blowing Rock is the Charity Horse Show (BRCHS) held on three separate weekends. Saddlebred competition was held in June while Hunter-Jumper competition was held in July and August.
Bass Lake, less than a mile from downtown Blowing Rock, is one of my favorite hiking and photo locations as every walk around the lake seems to be unique. Read more