What many people might not be aware of, however, is all of the incredible events that go on all summer long in the Highlands, NC area.
From festivals to 5Ks, there’s always something fun and exciting going on.
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Here’s a sampling of some of the amazing activities that you and your family could be enjoying this month if you were living in the Highlands, NC area.
Group Hiking: The Nantahala Hiking Club regularly hosts group hikes. Contact this Franklin-Highlands area club to find out when the next hiking excursion will be.
- When: Various days throughout summer
- Where: Throughout the Highlands, NC area
- Admission: FREE
- More Info: Call 369-6820 or visit www.nantahalahikingclub.org.
State Parks Visit: Some state parks, including the Gorges State Park, is free to the public. This Transylvania County Park features trails, waterfalls, picnic areas and campsites. It’s quite popular among the locals in the Highlands, NC area.
- When: Anytime during park hours
- Where: Transylvania County
- Admission: FREE
- More Info: Call 966-9099.
Highlands Area Triathlon: During this triathlon – which features individual and relay team options – you’ll participate in a 250-yard swim, 9 mile cycle and 5K run. Those interested can register at www.setupevents.com.
- When: 8 a.m. on June 25
- Where: Valdese Aquatic Center
- Admission: Prices vary
- More Info: Visit www.setupevents.com
Brevard Rotary Firecracker 5K/10K: The 16th annual 5K and 10K races will take place in downtown Brevard and is a great way to get to know your neighbors!
- When: 8 a.m. on July 4
- Where: Downtown Brevard, 299 S. Broad St.
- Admission: Entry fee is $25 for the 5K and $30 for the 10K ($5 more after June 26), $20 for students 18 and younger and seniors age 65 and older.
- More Info: Visit www.BrevardRotary.org.
Investing in Highlands, NC Area Real Estate
As you can see, there’s always something fun, new and exciting going on in the Highlands, NC area.
These helpful tools include:
- Information All Buyers Need to Know
- Buying Guide
- Listing of the Week
- Home Finder Assistant
- The Home Buying Process
- And so much more!
Until next time,