The Ashe County Online Directory will help you plan your visit to West Jefferson, North Carolina, located in Ashe County and the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. Ashe County, NC is known for it's breathtaking natural beauty, scenic back roads, and the historic New River that meanders its way through the Appalachian Mountains Region of the High Country.
Ashe County offers a little bit of something for everyone, cultural events, relaxing accommodations, adventurous outdoor recreation and quaint downtown shopping. Learn the best spots for Fly Fishing, New River exploration, Biking, Horseback Riding, Camping, Skiing, and Golfing. You'll find plenty of family fun for every season of the year in West Jefferson, NC and the surrounding High Country. The four distinct seasons of Ashe County make us a year-round destination with diverse wonders to enjoy.
Spring time in the mountains means wildflowers and refreshing scenic hikes. Why not rent a NC mountain cabin and spend your days driving our scenic back roads? Or hike the trails along Blue Ridge Parkway, Jefferson State Natural Area and the Appalachian Trail. Give yourself a spring break Mountain-style. Wrap up the day with a delightful dinner at one of our area restaurants -- we have diverse flavors sure to please everyone.
Escape the heat and hustle of the city, plan a Blue Ridge Mountain vacation and relish in the cool mountain breeze. Relax and enjoy our warm summer days & cool refreshing nights. You'll always feel welcomed by our small town friendly charm. Take time to visit downtown West Jefferson Arts District where you can find gift shops, artist studios, art galleries and public mural displays splashed on every street corner.
Autumn in the north Carolina mountains is when brilliant colors light up our world, bringing a dimension to the hills and ridges that just can't be beat. The Blue Ridge Parkway is one America's premier destinations for fall foliage.
Visit the mountains during winter to enjoy Snow boarding, Skiing or Ice-Skating at one of the High Country’s Ski Resorts. And be certain to experience the great family tradition of cutting a fresh tree at one of our many Choose and Cut Christmas Tree Farms. Create great family memories with us here in Ashe County!