Month: July 2019

August 2019 Events at Mt Jefferson State Natural Area

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Mount Jefferson State Natural Area

(336) 246-9653

Adventure Night Hike

Meet the park ranger for a one-mile round-trip night hike into the darkness along Mt. Jefferson’s famous ridgeline. We `will seek out amazing views, observe stars, and the shimmering lights from town 1600 feet below us. Bring a small flashlight and wear sturdy shoes. Parts of this hike are considered strenuous, Appalachian night hikes are challenging. Children over 7 are welcome but must be closely supervised. 922

Date of Event: Fri, 08/23/2019 – 8:00pm
Start Location: Meet at First Overlook

Trees and Tees

Join us atop Mount Jefferson to both learn and create! We will learn about and discuss local trees and the pivotal role they play in our ecosystem. Each participant will be given one free tee shirt to decorate. We will provide the tee shirts, the paints, and other supplies, you provide the creativity!

Date of Event: Sat, 08/24/2019 – 2:00pm
Start Location: Picnic Area

Trees and Tees

Join us atop Mount Jefferson to both learn and create! We will learn about and discuss local trees and the pivotal role they play in our ecosystem. Each participant will be given one free tee shirt to decorate. We will provide the tee shirts, the paints, and other supplies, you provide the creativity!

Date of Event: Sat, 08/24/2019 – 2:00pm
Start Location: Picnic Area

Amphibolite Geology Hike

Metamorphic formations and intrusive quartz are just the beginning of the story. On this amphibolite hike we will look for the connections that exist between the soil, rocks, and plants. Join us on this unique Appalachian amphibolite hike. Wear appropriate shoes or boots.

Date of Event: Sun, 08/25/2019 – 2:00pm
Start Location: Picnic Area

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ASU 2019 Football Schedule

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2019 Home Football Schedule for Appalachian State University.

August 31st, 2019 at 3:30 pm vs E. Tennessee University
September 7th, 2019 at 3:30 pm vs Charlotte 49ers
September 28th, 2019 at 3:30 pm vs Coastal Carolina (Family Weekend)
October 19th, 2019 at 3:30 pm vs ULM (Homecoming)
October 31st, 2019 at 8:00 pm vs Georgia Southern (Black Thursday)
November 23rd, 2019 at 2:30 pm vs Texas State (Senior Day/Heroes Day)

You can view the full schedule here

Nation’s Inn is located approximately 40 minutes from Kidd Brewer Stadium in quiet West Jefferson, North Carolina.

Click here for directions from Nations Inn to Appalachian State University, note due to road construction on US 221 we suggest you take the 2nd Route utilizing NC-194 to avoid the road construction.

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Blue Bear Music Festival 2019 (Sept 5th thru Sept 7th 2019)

The Temptations

Saturday, September 5th thru 7th, 2019

Blue Bear Mtn. Campground
196 Blue Bear Mountain Rd.
Todd, NC 28684

Featuring: Featuring: Accoustic Syndicate – Trongone – The Reckoning – Tim Carter Band – The Tan & Sober Gentlemen – Cain Mill Road – Ross Sermons – Handlebar Betty – Melissa Reaves – Turpentine Shine – The Lost Ridge Band – Mason Jar Confessions – Roscoe Rose – and More!

Click here for ticket information.

We are located a little less than half an hour from Blue Bear Mountain Campground, Click here for directions.

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