Burnsville is the perfect spot for a summer vacation, according to a Country Living an article authored by writer Perrio O. Blumberg. The beautiful little mountain town was included in CountryLiving.com’s list of “20 Small Mountain Towns Perfect for a Summer Vacation.” What makes it perfect? The historic town square is encircled by local eateries, arts & craft galleries, serves as the Trail Head for the infamous Yancey County Quilt Trail. Burnsville is home to the historically acclaimed and registered Nu Wray Inn, built in 1833. Visitors also enjoy views of Mt. Mitchell, the tallest mountain peak east of the Missississippi. If you want to live like a local, come enjoy the Toe River Studio Tour in early June (June 2-4, 2017) and the extremely popular regional art festival – the Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair in August. (Aug 4-5, 2017). See the article and find out who the other 19 Small Towns perfect for a Summer Vacation are, at: http://www.countryliving.com/life/travel/g4206/americas-best-small-mountain-towns/

For more research when planning your visit to Burnsville, NC and its sister towns of Micaville and Green Mountain, all located in beautiful Yancy County, North Carolina – see their Blue Ridge Town information link on this website at: http://www.ncblueridge.com/members/burnsvillegreen-mountainmicaville-in-yancey-county-nc

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