Watauga County North Carolina is located high in the mountains of Western North Carolina and a major vacation spot in the southeast! The small towns of Boone, Valle Crucis, and Blowing Rock NC offer residents and tourists unparalleled NC mountain beauty and plenty of fun things to do around the mountains. More and more people are relocating to the High Country and Boone NC or choosing to own a vacation home in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Watauga County real estate is some of the best real estate in the High Country, with an excellent location, great tax rates, a great economy and wonderful schools.
The climate and weather of Watauga County North Carolina is why so many love to visit here and move here. Residents get to experience all four seasons and enjoy the mountains throughout each one. In the warmer months, vacationers flock to area to escape the smoldering temperatures off the mountain. In autumn, the mountainsides are blanketed in reds, oranges, and yellows as the leaves are changing with the colder temperatures. In the winter months the High Country becomes a winter wonderland and the ski industry brings many tourists to the area for some excellent snow skiing and winter fun.
The mountain lifestyle that can be found in Watauga County is one that many dream of. Living in this area is mountain living at its finest. Just a short drive from virtually any location in Watauga County and you can be on the Blue Ridge Parkway hiking, playing a round of golf at one of the award winning mountain golf courses, horseback riding down a path near Moses Cone, fishing on the Watauga River, and enjoying all of the resort style amenities that our area offers. Snow skiing and winter sports are also popular in the colder months as Boone NC is a great central location between all of the great NC ski resorts. Residents can enjoy arts and cultural events throughout the year through Appalachian State University’s different programs and the many different galleries in Boone. In addition to all the fun resort-style amenities you can find all around the county, you can also enjoy all the other fun attractions found in the High Country. Living here you are just a short drive from Grandfather Mountain, Tweetsie Railroad, the Blowing Rock, and Linville Caverns.
The real estate and properties in Watauga County North Carolina offer private locations, breathtaking views of the Blue Ridge and a wonderful place to call home! Contact us today to learn more about the great NC Mountain Properties that we have for sale.