The Catawba Falls trail will close on May 2, 2022, and remain closed until spring of 2023. The popular Old Fort area trail will be closed for 9-12 months to ensure the safety of the public and construction crews building retaining walls, boardwalks, staircases, and overlooks. Click the "Play" icon to find alternative waterfall and hiking trails.

Oct. 28, 2015, 3:53 p.m.

29th Annual Appalachian Potters Market


Experience this unique event, where 66 North Carolina potters join forces to show and sell their creative clayworks in Marion at the McDowell County High School Gymnasium.  Admission is $5.00.  Check out the event calendar for directions and details!