Hot Air Balloon Festival Floats into Townsend, TN Looking for an adventure in the Great Smoky Mountain area this weekend? On Saturday, August 18, 2018, you’ll want to head to Townsend for their Second Annual Great Smoky Mountain Hot Air Balloon Festival and take in...
History and innovation meet at Harpers Ferry in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Appalachia. Civil rights, manufacturing, and transportation have significant ties to this picturesque mountain town.
The current technology, ideas, and research of the younger generations can make homesteading an economically viable and family-friendly lifestyle option.
Isolated and mysterious, the South Branch of the Potomac River runs 20 miles long and half a mile deep between North Fork Mountain and Cave Mountain. This is Smoke Hole Canyon.
Mountain Lake Lodge in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia has been around for over a century. Getting its start as a small outpost for mountain travelers, this Appalachian destination is now a premier get-a-way for Appalachia tourists.
River otters are once again flourishing in the rivers of the Appalachian Mountains. Thanks to the efforts of state and federal agencies, these playful creatures are making a strong comeback from near extinction.
The Kentucky Arts Council has a ton of offerings for Kentucky folks including programs, events, grants, and even funds for transporting public school students to art venues around the state.
Celebrate the 4th of July and enjoy music, food, and some of the very best Appalachian artisans and their work at The Mountain State Art and Craft Fair in West Virginia.
The Southern Highland Craft Guild works to sustain the traditions, culture, and history of hand-crafted arts featuring works in wood, glass, clay, metal, mixed media, jewelry, and more. Find out more about their artisan demonstrations, shows, and other events.
The Dolly Sods Wilderness Area in the Monongahela National Forest is one of West Virginia’s greatest comeback stories. From near destruction to one of the most beautiful landscapes in Appalachia, the area is a testament to preservation and perseverance.