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Historic Swannanoa Creek Hike

Historic Swannanoa Creek Hike

The Swannanoa Valley Museum & History Center will lead a difficult/strenuous, four-mile hike down the path that led many travelers up into western North Carolina on Saturday, February 8th.
The hike’s leaders will shed light on the natural, social, and cultural history of this once major…

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NC Mountain State Fair

NC Mountain State Fair

The third largest fair in North Carolina celebrates the heritage of the Blue Ridge mountains, including agriculture, music, crafts, art, food, entertainment, livestock displays, competitions, and midway amusement…

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Be My Valentine Couple’s Paddle

Be My Valentine Couple’s Paddle

Headwaters Outfitters in collaboration with MagPie Meat and Three and Butter and Blooms, presents a WNC Valentines Couples Paddle. Join paddling Guide Danielle Mathews Ennis for a guided sea kayaking paddle to a local area lake. Enjoy a pack lunch from MagPie Meat and Three and finish with the day…

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Appalachian Spring Tea with Harriet

Appalachian Spring Tea with Harriet

On Saturday, May 12, 2018, history lovers, nature enthusiasts, and those who appreciate the tasty sweet and savory foods offered at a formal tea will gather at Whitemont Lodge for a special celebration of spring and one of the Swannanoa Valley’s most honored women, Harriet Styles.

The…

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