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Bald River Falls
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Bald River FallsWritten by Nola Cooper If you’re a waterfall enthusiast, there are certainly many falls to see in our area. There are even several that you can easily get to by car. I had the pleasure of seeing one of those on a recent trip to the Cherohala Skyway: Bald River Falls. My husband...Read More 

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In fishing, trout are one of the favorite “fishing friends” of most anglers. These crafty fish are abundant in our area. In Western North Carolina we have three species of trout: Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, and Brook Trout. In trout fishing, there are some factors that need to be considered in order...Read More 

4th of July Bike Parade
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By now, many of our residents have seen the posters and flyers about Andrews’ 4th of July in the Mountains celebration. If you haven’t you can find out all you need to know on our Event Page. This year’s fun-filled event will again be at the Andrews Rec Park, and includes all of the...Read More 

Fishing with Children
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Often times as adults, we want to share our hobbies and pastimes with our children. However, it can be difficult to decide when that pastime is appropriate. Children have shorter attention spans that make it difficult to calculate when they are ready for certain things. Fishing is a common hobby of many...Read More 

hiking safety
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Hiking can be a very rewarding distraction from the daily grind, but hiking safety should NEVER be taken for granted! Preparation for your hike ahead of time, and making sure you pack the essentials will give you peace of mind, and make your experience even more enjoyable.PreparationPlan your hike. You...Read More 

mountain biking roads
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Written by Jan Olson We like to go to the organized developed trails but we also like to find roads in the Snowbird Mountains where we live that connect to other roads. One route we take is Webb Creek Road which goes across several streams to a path that connects it into Dan Holland Rd by the Town Reservoir...Read More 

Hiking and Backpacking
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Written by Mary Brown I’ve been obsessed with backpacking since I was 18 years old. Because of that, I’ve chosen to relocate to places that put me in proximity to mountain trails: north Georgia, then Colorado, and then western North Carolina. Each of those places gave me access to some pretty...Read More 

mountain biking
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Written by Jan Olson What do Tsali. Piney Knob, Ramsey Bluff, Santeetlah Lake, Tanasi, Boyd’s Gap, Brush Creek, and Jack Rabbit have in common? They are all Mountain Bike Trails. And those are just a few in the Andrews, NC Area. I love being out in the woods with my husband on our mountain bikes. ...Read More 

Whitewater Rafting Nantahala River
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Here in the Andrews Valley, we have two rivers suitable for whitewater rafting-one to the East and one to the West. Both offer a great time, and are worth the trip! Nantahala RiverThe Nantahala River, 17 miles to our East, includes Class II-III rapids in the 8 mile trip between the Power Plant and Wesser,...Read More 

Bass Fishing
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Our area of Western North Carolina offers all sorts of fishing opportunities; from fly fishing to angling. Wilderness Today named Fontana Lake as their number one location in their “Top 10 Best Fishing Locations in North Carolina” article. There are 8 public fishing lakes within miles of...Read More 

press release
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAndrews Chamber of Commerce Launches A New Website To Provide A Friendly Interaction Between Visitors and Local Businesses Andrews, NC (March 1, 2019) – The Andrews Chamber of Commerce is launching a new mobile-friendly, interactive website that will help visitors to easily discover...Read More 

A Huge Thank You
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Members of Andrews NC Chamber of Commerce and the Magic on Main Christmas Parade committee attended a special assembly at Andrews Middle School for not just one, but two special events! Board President Gayle Horton presented a check for $250 on behalf of the parade to Principal Bristol as a thank you...Read More 

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