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In the News

September 2023

Blue Ridge Digest - Burnsville Studio Offers Walk-In Glass Blowing Classes

Burnsville NC - An Amazing Weekend Getaway

15+ Best Things to do in Burnsville NC

August 2023

5 Lesser-Explored Mountain Towns in Western North Carolina

Best Things to do in Burnsville -

Best Restaurants in Burnsville -

July 2023

Things to do in North Carolina - Mount Mitchell Arts & Crafts Fair

Visiting North Carolina: Here's What the Locals Love

Burnsville Bulletin Radio Show

Your Guide to Burnsville - Our State - Tar Heel Towns

June 2023

Planning Your Next Long Weekend? Here are 5 Must-Visit Bed and Breakfasts in North Carolina

May 2023

The High Pointers Visit Mount Mitchell

April 2023

Makin' It...Southern Style

The Best Small Town to Visit in Every State for a Charming Weekend

February 2023

Beating a Path - New High Trail Connector Fulfills a Dream

Romantic Weekend - North Carolina Weekend PBS

January 2023

Find Your Happy Place, Burnsville, NC

December 2022

See Stars Close to Home in the South

Experience Burnsville from the Ground Up...and Stretch Your Visit to the Stars

November 2022

Three Days in Yancey County


The Perfect Holiday Drinks, As Selected By NC Bartenders and Mixologists

Blue Ridge Parkway Traveler Newsletter

Blue Ridge Digest - Hike the Highest Trails in the East

October 2022

Cardinal & Pine - 14 Hiking Trails to Conquer in North Carolina

Blue Ridge Outdoors - Hardest Hikes


Earth to Sky Park - Ingles Open Road - Episode 96

Our State - From Ranch to Retreat

September 2022

Chicago Daily Herald - Embracing Fall Colors on Appalachia's Blue Ridge Parkway

Sunday Times UK - Take the High Road

August 2022

Talk Magazine - Connect with Nature at Mount Mitchell Eco Retreat

North Georgia Living - Falling For Burnsville

Blue Ridge Digest - Hike the Highest Peaks

Well Defined - Discover Inner and Outer Wellbeing in North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains

WLOS - Unitque Craft Fair Returns to Burnsville for 65th Year

The Travel - 10 Adorable North Carolina Mountain Towns

July 2022

Asheville Citizen Times - Looking Ahead to Mount Mitchell Craft Fair

Mooresville Tribune - Mt. Mitchell Craft Fair offers wide slate of artists

Good Housekeeping - 25 Best Wellness Hotels That Make It Easy to Feel Like Your Best Self

Biltmore Beacon - Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair offers wide slate of artists

WNC Magazine - A Higher Elevation: New Eco Retreat Offers Unique Outdoor Experience

11 Hikes to Stay Cool During the Dog Days of Summer

June 2022

WRAL - Bottle taps, spark plugs and more: Meet the artist of Yummy Mud Puddle

May 2022

The Appalachian High Route Is a New Way to See the Mountains

Mountain Express - Appalachian High Route Takes Hikers Up and Away

Charleston Magazine May Issue - Mountain Made: Amble Along The Blue Ridge Craft Trails To Discover The Creative Spirit Of The North Carolina Mountains

April 2022

Our State Magazine April Issue - Natural Wonder in North Carolina State Parks

Blue Ridge Outdoors - Go Outside and Play Guide

WRAL Tar Heel Traveler - Elijah Mitchell Story

Blue Ridge Digest Spring/Summer  - Former Dude Ranch Becomes Mount Mitchell Eco Retreat (pg 33)

March 2022

15 Best Things to do in Burnsville, NC

Charlotte Parent Magazine - The Gang's All Here, A Guide to Multigenerational Travel

Carolina Country Magazine - Adventures in Agritourism features Fun Frolic Farm

Green Global Travel - The Best Restaurants in Burnsville, NC for Foodies

WRAL Tar Heel Traveler - Community Sundial Tells the Story of Yancey County

Elevating Experience - Mount Mitchell Stands Tall In Off The Beaten Path Stretch Of North Carolina

WJHL Daytime Tri-City - Blue Ridge Craft Trails featuring Page Pottery

January 2022

2 Little-Known NC Towns to Visit This Year

December 2021

Getting Off the Beaten Path in North Carolina High Country

October 2021

Mountainous Burnsville and Yancey County catch the eyes of tourists, industry and broadband enthusiasts

August 2021

8 Reasons You’ll Love the Quaint Town of Burnsville, North Carolina - Travel Awaits

Explore Burnsville Craft Fair Interview on WSPA

Mount Mitchell Craft Fair Returns on WJHL


July 2021

Snakeroot Ecotours featured on PBS North Carolina NC Weekend

Enchantment Under the Stars - A Photo Essay - Our State Magazine

Small Towns Near Asheville: Burnsville

June 2021

Visit Burnsville feature on WRAL

Blue Ridge Mountains Travel Blog

WJHL's Driving With Daytime featuring Burnsville and Yancey County

May 2021

Burnsville was featured in the summer issue of AAA Go Carolinas magazine!

Toe River Arts: An Amazing North Carolina Arts Organization

April 2021

Rest and Ride in Burnsville NC – Our State Magazine

December 2020

Meet our town Burnsville NC, The loafer online 

November 2020

OOAK Art Gallery is featured in the December issue of Our State magazine, page 210. We've already had people in the Visitors Center that have seen the article. Congratulations OOAK!

Sydney on the Trails’ Sydney Kessler, morning anchor on WJHL-TV in Johnson City, hikes the highest trails in the east, right here in Yancey County

October 2020

Burnsville makes the list of 20 Best Western NC Small Towns to Visit (and Live In!) from the Blue Ridge Mountains Travel Guide


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