Below you’ll find area information to help you plan an upcoming trip to the High Country of Boone, NC and surrounding region. This Christmas resource can help you find tips on taking care of your fresh Christmas tree, find lodging, other local shopping destinations, and area attractions.
Christmas Tree Care for Real Trees
Why Choose a Fraser Fir Christmas Tree? – Information on what makes the Fraser Fir one of the most popular Christmas Tree choices.
Christmas Tree Care – How to buy, care for, and dispose of a Christmas tree
Christmas Trees and More – Hints to help you select and care for a tree
Christmas Tree Selection and Care – Selection and care of living and cut Christmas trees
Other Christmas and Holiday Decorating Links
123Greetings.com – Christmas Tree eCards for friends and family
Sir Links A Lot Christmas Links – Christmas info, screen savers, jokes and more
SantaSuits.com – Christmas costumes and holiday outfits
Christmas Shopping – Directory of Christmas shops and stores
EverythingChristmas.com – Christmas gifts, tips and costumes
Cards Direct Christmas Cards – Order Christmas cards online
Christmas Mall – Decorations, gifts, collectibles, and more
Professional Association of Santa’s Elves – providing quality Letters from Santa
High Country Area Information
Virtual Blue Ridge Parkway – Blue Ridge Parkway information, VR tours, and more
Boone Convention and Visitors Bureau – Find lodging, shopping, and things to do
High Country Host – Attractions, recreation, and arts and heritage info
Blowing Rock Chamber – Local business and travel directory
High Country Attractions, Shopping, Dining, and Accommodations
Mast General Store – Mercantile goods, clothing, and footwear
Appalachian Ski Mountain – Family-oriented ski resort
Sugar Mountain Ski Resort – Ski resort with 20 slopes
Beech Mountain Ski Resort – Highest ski resort in Eastern North America
Hawksnest Ski Resort – Snow tubing
Bistro Roca – Restaurant & Bar in Blowing Rock
Bandana’s Bar-B-Que and Grill – Great Barbecue Pork, Chicken, and more
Boone Saloon – Quality pub food, pool tables and live music
Canyons – Great food and great views
The Inn at Ragged Gardens – No packages but a great place to stay
Gideon Ridge Inn – Great place to relax in Blowing Rock – no packages available
Holiday Inn Express – No packages but a great place to stay
Village Inns of Blowing Rock – Choose & Cut Package available with your accommodations at the Inns of Blowing Rock
Blowing Rock Inn – Choose & Cut Package available with Motel & Villas in Blowing Rock, NC
Boxwood Lodge – Choose & Cut Package available with Blowing Rock Motel and Log Cabin Rentals
Alpine Village Inn – Choose & Cut Package available with your accommodations at Alpine Village Inn
Christmas Tree Industry Associations
National Christmas Tree Association – The National Christmas Tree Association represents the growers of trees and greens, and producers who support the holiday season.
North Carolina Christmas Tree Association – The mission of the North Carolina Christmas Tree Association (NCCTA) is to promote real Christmas Trees through marketing and education.
Recommended Travel Destinations
www.vrbo.com – 3 bedroom house rental in Vail Co for all seasons 5 min to slopes.
www.italianwinetours.com – Professionally guided customized wine and cycling tours in Italy.
www.wilcoxtravel.com – For all your travel needs specializing in vacation travel, missionary travel, disaster relief travel and humanitarian aid travel.