Tag: Ridge

Retirement-Friendly Retreat – Blue Ridge – Georgia Mountain Dreams

From my favorite magazine comes an article on mountain retirement communities…. Blue Ridge, Ga. It’s a small town that has it all. The area has been dubbed the Trout Fishing Capital of Georgia thanks to places such as the Toccoa River. Other popular outdoor adventures include horseback riding, hiking, golf, whitewater rafting and boating. Downtown Blue Ridge […]

“Windows to the Blue Ridge and Beyond” | News Roanoke – Virginia Mountain Dreams

On February 20, the Virginia Historical Society (VHS) opened a new exhibition featuring twenty-three silver sulfide prints by award-winning naturalist photographer and Farmville, native Jack Jeffers. The images depicted in End of an Era: The Photography of Jack Jeffers feature Virginia’s rugged mountain people, weather-beaten structures, and well-hidden Appalachian landscapes. With the prints presented, visitors […]

Blue Ridge Parkway – Parkway Road Closure Due to Continued Slide Stabilization (U.S. National Park Service) – North Carolina Mountain Dreams

Date: February 9, 2012 Contact: Larry Hultquist, (828) 348 3482 Contact: Mike Molling, (828) 348 3445 The Blue Ridge Parkway will close the section between State Route 191, at French Broad Parking Overlook, Milepost 393.8, to State Route 151, Milepost 405, beginning Monday, February 13, 2012. This closure is expected to remain in place until […]

Retirement-Friendly Retreat – Blue Ridge – Georgia Mountain Dreams

From my favorite magazine comes an article on mountain retirement communities…. Blue Ridge, Ga. It’s a small town that has it all. The area has been dubbed the Trout Fishing Capital of Georgia thanks to places such as the Toccoa River. Other popular outdoor adventures include horseback riding, hiking, golf, whitewater rafting and boating. Downtown Blue Ridge […]