Break out your old cutoff jeans shorts for this 60-foot natural waterslide just off the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville. Each minute 11,000 gallons of water pour over a huge, mostly smooth boulder and into a seven-foot plunge pool. If … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
By MARTHA WAGGONER, Associated Press – 21 hours ago RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Fans of “The Hunger Games” are already turning up in North Carolina, seeking out places where the movie was shot, from old-growth forests to an abandoned mill town. … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
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Hollywood is calling and it’s hungry for the mountains of North Carolina. Of the state’s 100 counties, Transylvania County, on the western side, has come into focus with movieproducers. “My phone has been ringing off the hook,” says Tammy Hopkins, … [CLICK TO READ MORE]