Top 4 Things to Do in Boone, NC

  1. Home
  2. News
  3. Top 4 Things to Do in Boone, NC

Boone, NC is a great place to visit year-round, but there is something extra special about this area this time of year! Come explore the mountains and experience everything this unique town has to offer, including decadent southern cuisine, eclectic local shops and art galleries, exciting mountain adventures, and most importantly the opportunity to relax inside Boone cabin rentals to provide the most luxurious accommodations for you and your guest.


Boone, NC cabins such as Deer Moments Cabin offer the ideal spot to relax and unwind before, in between and after all of the exciting adventures you will embark on during your stay. After a day of exploring the local shops and eateries or venturing out on a hike, come back and make yourself at home inside this brand new cabin. The views this cabin boasts are unmatched! Come see for yourself all of the upscale amenities and spectacular surroundings this cabin offers–you may never want to leave!


Experience Local Art Galleries and Shopping Spots

Downtown Boone and surrounding areas such as Blowing Rock and historic Valle Crucis are filled with local, eclectic shops and art galleries. Experience the culture of this area by supporting and exploring local businesses and take advantage of the unique findings as a way to commemorate your trip!


Explore The Cascades and Crab Tree Falls

The easy, 1-mile loop of the Cascades Trail explores the forest that stretches along the edge of the Blue Ridge and is perfect for novice hikers and families. The Cascades Trail is partially paved and gravel where it’s not for a comfortable hike for those of any age or skillset. There are a few benches on the way and plaques describing the plant life you will see along the way, including dogwood, tulip tree, pignut, black locust, serviceberry, mountain laurel, white oak, flame azalea, minnie bush, highbush blueberry, and chestnut oak.


Challenge yourself by embarking on the strenuous 2.5-mile Crabtree Falls Loop Trail. This is considered one of western North Carolina's best waterfall hikes; therefore your hard work will certainly pay off once you reach these picturesque falls. There is also a campground, picnic area, snack bar and gift shop on hand so you can recharge near the trail.


Sample Southern cuisine

The best way to fully experience the southern culture is by sampling the delicious cuisine featured at many of the area restaurants. Popular spots like The Local, Macado’s, Over Yonder, and Proper will invite you in and welcome you like a local. In addition to these four restaurants, there are so many more local spots to try during your visit.