Christmas Celebrations In Waynesville, North Carolina

Just 15 minutes from East Fork Ranch is the beautiful town of Waynesville, North Carolina. Its Main Street and brick sidewalks are lined with galleries, specialty shops, and restaurants offering the perfect setting for an Appalachian holiday experience. Each year … Read More

Choose And Cut Christmas Tree Farms In Western North Carolina

Looking to make some memories this holiday season? There’s nothing more special than taking the family out in search for the perfect Christmas tree at a choose and cut Christmas tree farm in the mountains of Western North Carolina. East Fork … Read More

10 Reasons You Should Visit The Mountains This Winter!

The winter months are often the most overlooked time of the year to visit the mountains of Western North Carolina, but Asheville and Waynesville are loaded with things to do during the colder months. Winters in the mountains also tend … Read More

Where To Eat In West Asheville

We love making recommendations for our guests about where to eat in West Asheville, one of our favorite neighborhoods to visit in Asheville. Once known as “Worst Asheville” this westside neighborhood has seen some huge shifts in the last 10 … Read More

Where To Eat In Waynesville NC

Guests at East Fork Ranch often ask us about where to eat in Waynesville NC. Whether you are looking for a quiet spot to enjoy cup of freshly brewed coffee, some farm to table cuisine, authentic down home southern cooking, … Read More

Waynesville and Asheville Festivals Spring And Summer 2017

Waynesville and Asheville festivals are a reason to visit the mountains. Waynesville and Asheville, NC both host numerous festivals all spring and summer; most of which are free and include live music, vendors, crafts, local food, and in some cases … Read More

Valentines In The Mountains: 5 Ways To Say “I Love You” At East Fork Ranch

With Valentines Day on the horizon we thought we would give our guests some ways to say “I love you” while visiting the mountains. Whether your spending the holiday here or surprising your special one with an trip later in … Read More

Why You Should Plan A Mountain Vacation In 2017

Why A Mountain Vacation In 2017! Did you know Asheville, NC was recently recognized by Lonely Planet as the top US destination to visit in 2017? Did you know Waynesville NC is host to the Official North Carolina International Folk … Read More

Haywood County Holiday Celebrations

Nothing gets you in the holiday spirit like winter in the mountains. Canton, Clyde, Downtown Waynesville and Maggie Valley all have seasonal events in December that will definitely put a little holiday joy in your families vacation. To help guests … Read More

Fall On The Blue Ridge Parkway

Fall is one of the most popular times to visit the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina. In Asheville and Waynesville fall is welcomed by festivals, corn mazes, pumpkin patches, outdoor activities, seasonal beers, and of course scenic drives … Read More