Go ahead – goof off! Our lake, streams, trails and parks provide the perfect avenue for letting your imagination run wild. Lake Lure and the Blue Ridge Foothills is a place where family fun and adventure collide. Whether you are looking to plan a scavenger hunt down one of our many trails or play indoors during a rainy day, our small towns have everything you need to have the time of your life.
Trip Ideas for Exploring Lake Lure & The Blue Ridge Foothills
Ready for a getaway, but not sure where to begin? Need a little inspiration? Check out our trip ideas and let us help you plan your next visit.
The perfect picnic all starts with the right backdrop
When it comes to agreeing on things to do or places to eat during your summer getaway, it can be a challenge to land on that one choice that everyone will love equally the same.
That’s where the classic “American Picnic” can become the great
Monday, June 26, 2017 1:00 PM by Rutherford County Tourism
The annual Dirty Dancing Festival at Lake Lure. Photo by John Fletcher.
Have the time of your life with these 8 summer events in Western North Carolina
Fireworks and Festivals in Lake Lure & the Blue Ridge Foothills
LAKE LURE, N.C. (June 26, 2017): Steeped in tradition, summers in Lake Lure & the
Thursday, June 15, 2017 8:00 AM by Rutherford County Tourism
From beginners to extreme outdoor enthusiasts - and all abilities in between – Lake Lure & the Blue Ridge Foothills packs in a variety of scenic trails, sure to provide ample natural distractions for a day, a weekend or an entire season.
Whether you hike, bike, paddle or stroll, you will have the
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 8:00 PM by Rutherford County Tourism
Everyone knows what it takes to make a dog truly happy. A warm bed, ample treats and plenty of behind-the-ear massages go a long way, but what they really want is to go wherever we go. And that, of course, includes our vacations.
Luckily, Lake Lure & the Blue Ridge Foothills isn’t just a place with