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ery produces a variety of regular
brews as well as seasonals and brewmaster specialties, plus a full restaurant. smoky-mtn-brewery.com

Sleep: Find a home away from home
at Riverstone Resort & Spa, which
offers condos with full kitchens,
washers and dryers and spacious
bedrooms. riverstoneresort.com

KENTUCKY

Town/area: Grayson
graysonky.net

Fall Drive: The 54+-mile tour from
Grayson to Paintsville.
trails.com/tcatalog_
trailaspx?trailid=XFA116-003
Outdoor Do: The Carter County region offers the highest concentration of caves in Kentucky. Carter
Caves State Resort Park offers yearround tours of Cascade Cave and XCave. http://1.usa.gov/1BFz272
Dine: Estep's Family Restaurant, 620
W. Main Street, Grayson, Kentucky.
on.fb.me/1H7zvkC

STEVE RICH

Imbibery: John and Sue Bond es-

Top: Try out one of the six house beers at Blue Ridge Brewery. It also boasts a full restaurant.
Bottom: There are plenty of outdoor adventure opportunities in Pigeon Forge and then after a full
day relax in comfort at Riverstone Resort & Spa.

Rentals offers a variety of cabins in
the Blue Ridge area including popular downtown apartments in the
Mustard Seed Trading Company
building.
southerncomfortcabinrentals.com

TENNESSEE

Town/area: Pigeon Forge
mypigeonforge.com

Fall Drive: Take a scenic drive to
Clingmans Dome, which at 6,643
feet is the highest point in the
Great Smoky Mountains National
Park. Unbelievable views. Travel
U.S. 441 S from Pigeon Forge to
Clingmans Dome-29.7 miles.
clingmansdome.com
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Outdoor Do: See fall leaves while
riding a horse on one of five trails
leading out of Gold Rush Stables.
They can accommodate any level
of rider with gorgeous views of GSMNP and Dollywood.
goldrushstables.com
Dine: The Old Mill Pottery House

tablished Rock Springs Winery and
Vineyards on rural hillside property
in Carter County in 2010. Stop by
and sample their varieties. rockspringswinery.biz

Sleep: The fieldstone lodge at Carter Caves State Resort Park offers 28
guest rooms overlooking surrounding woodlands.
parks.ky.gov/parks/guidelines.aspx

VIRGINIA

Town/area: Roanoke/Floyd region
visitroanokeva.com

Café and Grill is located in the
former home of Douglas Ferguson who founded Pigeon River
Pottery. Menu features fresh local
trout, steaks, homemade soups
and breads made with grains stone
ground at the historic Old Mill.
old-mill.com/info/café.

Fall Drive: Stunning fall scenery
awaits drivers on the Blue Ridge
Parkway. Chart out your route in the
Roanoke region by visiting visitroanokeva.com/things-to-do/blue-ridgeparkway/map/

Imbibery: Smoky Mountain Brew-

Outdoor Do: Hiking the nearby Rock


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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015

The Family Farm is Alive and Well in the Virginia Mountains
7 States of Mountain Treks, Complete with a Beer or Wine Stop
The Photo Essay: Autumn Beauty
Wendell Scott Gets His Due
Weekend: Where the North Carolina and Tennessee Mountains Rub Shoulders
Chillin’ in Chattanooga
Charlottesville to Charleston aboard Amtrak
Great Tastes of the West Virginia Panhandle
Cavender Cabins: Enjoy the North Georgia Woods
From the Editor
Letters / Worth a Click
Mill Creek Stories
The Hike
Creature Feature
Mountain Report
Great Home Buys in the Mountains
Country Roads
Festivals & Events
Singing in the Garden
Guest Column: Liz Belcher
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Intro
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Cover1
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Cover2
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 3
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 4
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - B1
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - B2
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 5
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - From the Editor
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Letters / Worth a Click
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Mill Creek Stories
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 9
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - The Hike
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 11
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Creature Feature
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Mountain Report
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Great Home Buys in the Mountains
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Country Roads
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 16
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 17
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Festivals & Events
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 19
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 20
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 21
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - The Family Farm is Alive and Well in the Virginia Mountains
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Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 26
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 27
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 7 States of Mountain Treks, Complete with a Beer or Wine Stop
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 29
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Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 32
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 33
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - The Photo Essay: Autumn Beauty
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 35
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 36
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 37
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Wendell Scott Gets His Due
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 39
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 40
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 41
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Weekend: Where the North Carolina and Tennessee Mountains Rub Shoulders
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 43
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 44
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Chillin’ in Chattanooga
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Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 47
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Charlottesville to Charleston aboard Amtrak
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 49
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 50
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 51
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Great Tastes of the West Virginia Panhandle
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 53
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 54
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 55
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 56
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 57
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 58
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 59
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Cavender Cabins: Enjoy the North Georgia Woods
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 61
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 62
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Singing in the Garden
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 64
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 65
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Guest Column: Liz Belcher
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