Join the McDowell Trails Association for the fifth annual Lake James Triathlon on the grounds of spectacular Lake James State Park with hundreds of acres of forest land, a swimming beach, hiking trails, tent and picnic sites plus an interpretive area. Begin with a 750 meter swim in Lake James followed by a 22 mile bicycle ride ending with a 3.1 mile foot race to the finish line! It will be an exciting day. Visit www.mcdowelltrails.com for more information. Click here for registration details, individual and team information, etc.
October 14th - Fall Leaf Report
Your fall leaf report is here! We are seeing more color in the higher elevations this week. Take a drive on the Lake Ja…
October 7th - Fall Leaf Report
An amended professional forecast predicts peak leaf season for lower elevations to start turning during the first week …
Canceled - 37th Annual Mountain Glory Festival
Celebrating 37 years of downtown Marion's Mountain Glory Festival on October 9th between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.