Things to Do
The town of West Jefferson is in the heart of Ashe County within the Blue Ridge Mountains. This area provides a variety of things to do, including local attractions, events, food and shopping and outdoor recreation. Find out more about what this area has to offer and what things you can plan to do during your stay with us here at Nation’s Inn.
Photos courtesy of Ashe Chamber of Commerce
There is a wide range of attractions local to Ashe County that are sure to interest all members of the family. There is something for art lovers, outdoor enthusiasts, as well as some “must see” places to visit for everyone.
From Art Crawls to Music Festivals, there is certainly something to go see or do during your stay in the mountains. Ashe County is home to many artists and musicians that offer visitors and locals the chance to be entertained almost every day of the week. Check out what events are coming up when planning your stay to be sure not to miss anything!
Food and Shopping
Downtown Jefferson is scattered with locally owned businesses offering you quite the variety for your shopping experience. This area is also full of great places to eat no matter what your dining preference. From fine dining restaurants to a more laid back atmosphere of good food and good people, there is something for every occasion.
Parks and Outdoor Recreation
The High Country is filled with fun things to do outdoors. You have the opportunity to float, boat or fish along the beautiful New River. There are also many state parks nearby that offer you beautiful long range views, hiking trails and picnic areas. A round of golf in the mountains is a unique experience with its beautiful views and an extra challenge at these high elevations.
If you are looking to relocate, retire or purchase a second home, Ashe County can provide real estate opportunities for every individual. Discover the quiet peacefulness of our communities and find your own slice of heaven on earth. Become a neighbor and you’ll see why mountain living is a unique and popular way of life.