Month: May 2021

Travel + Leisure Names Chimney Rock Best State Park in NC

May 26, 2021

Travelers and State Park enthusiasts alike should check out Travel + Leisure’s newest guide to the 50 best state parks in the country. The guide highlights the benefits of State Parks which often go unnoticed next to National Parks or other popular destinations but have a lot to offer. Read about some of the most Read More

Artists Begin Historic 80-mile Journey at Chimney Rock

May 6, 2021

In 1870, artist Harry Fen trekked 80 miles along the French Broad River to sketch and document 12 beautiful natural places for the publication Picturesque America. This month, two artists are following in his footsteps to recreate this artwork, and they began their journey here at Chimney Rock State Park. Scott Varn and Mike Wurman Read More