....cont. from above
Take a step
back in time, as you wonder through Green River Plantation, a
nineteenth-century plantation, tucked into the hills of the
side. For natural beauty, take a ride up to the top of Chimney Rock via
a 26 story elevator through the center of the 500-million-year-old
rock. Just down the road from Chimney Rock you'll find the shores of Lake Lure,
complete with historic
inns, and beautiful views. Through
out Rutherford County you will find quaint shops for your shopping
pleasure, and wonderful restaurant to refuel after a day of fun.
to Polk County! Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge
Mountains; Polk County is considered to be one of the top area in the
nation for horse lovers.
The annual Spring Block
a fifty year old tradition and is hosted each year by the Tryon Riding
and Hunt Club.
are always activities in
Polk County to fill your days. Spend a
day searching for that perfect find in one of the many antique and
specialty shops that line the streets or just spend your day with a
tall, cool glass, of summer lemonade by a quite waterfall. The many
activities in Polk County include Golfing, cycling, hiking,
or perhaps an afternoon by a lazy river. Truly, Polk
something for everyone!
Along the winding roads that weave
through this beautiful county you
can discover historical sites and places of natural wonder.