Recipes: Swag Bars and Granola

Get 2 great recipes courtesy of The Swag Country Inn - you'll love the Swag bars! more

Nov 29, 2016 10:51 AM Behind BRC


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Meet "The Real Hiking Viking"

Tom Gathman reflects on his unsupported solo thru-hike of all 2,180 miles of the Appalachian Trail in the depths of winter. more

Aug 5, 2016 10:27 AM Behind BRC

Crooked Road’s 2nd Mountains of Music Homecoming

On Friday, June 10, the Mountains of Music Homecoming will light up stages across The Crooked Road, Southwest Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail. more

Jun 8, 2016 11:06 AM Behind BRC


Kurt Rheinheimer

Kurt's Hikes: May 2016

See the latest of Kurt's hikes from this past May and get in on the adventures! more

Jun 6, 2016 8:28 AM Behind BRC


Courtesy FloydFest and Across-the-Way Productions

Floyd Fandango Showdown Throwdown

Learn more about the Floyd Fandango Showdown Throwdown, happening later this month thanks to FloydFest and Across-the-Way Productions, Inc. more

Jun 3, 2016 9:43 AM Behind BRC


Caroline McKean

Spring Weekends

A Weekend Celebrating Nature and its incredible fruits. more

Mar 14, 2016 11:31 AM Behind BRC


Liz Long

The Lazy Baker: Quick Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge

Whether for a sweet treat or for a tasty gift for your loved ones, this peanut butter fudge is quick, easy, and you probably already have all the ingredients on hand! more

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Tim Barnwell

Blue Ridge Parkway Vistas Book Signing with Tim Barnwell

Congratulations to longtime BRC contributor and friend Tim Barnwell on his book release of the Blue Ridge Parkway! Read the press release and learn more about his upcoming signing here. more

Oct 16, 2015 11:36 AM Behind BRC

Tuscan Soup

Jessica Wright

The Wannabe Chef: Tuscan Soup

Tuscan Soup is perfect for a rainy weekend. Paired with cheesy breadsticks, this soup makes your rainy day blues disappear. more

Sep 15, 2015 9:19 AM , Behind BRC

The Farm at Old Edwards Inn & Spa

Samantha Hoback

Wedding Weekend in Highlands, NC

The plateau town was a picture-perfect setting for a wedding over the holiday weekend. more

Sep 8, 2015 11:45 AM Behind BRC

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