WNCHA Experiences: Henry River Mill Village Tour

WNCHA Experiences: Henry River Mill Village Tour

Join us Saturday, Oct 16 as WNCHA takes a private tour of the Henry River Mill Village outside of Morganton, North Carolina. From 1905 until the 1960s, the Henry River Manufacturing Company relied on hundreds of individuals and families manufacturing yarn in this mill...
WNCHA Outdoor Experiences: Big Ivy Hike

WNCHA Outdoor Experiences: Big Ivy Hike

Join the Western North Carolina Historical Association Saturday, September 25 at 11am as we tour the Big Ivy Historical Park and then hike to the nearby Little Snowball Mountain. Buncombe County’s Big Ivy region is a special place. Hemmed in by mountains and,...
WNCHA Outdoor Experiences: Paddle the French Broad

WNCHA Outdoor Experiences: Paddle the French Broad

“For the French Broad is, above all, a region of life, with all the richness and paradox of life. Water, forests, plants, animals, people: thronging here in rare and wonderful variety.” – Wilma Dykeman, The French Broad On Saturday, September 11, the Western...