Located off the picturesque beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway in Western North Carolina, the town of Boone offers residents and visitors a four-season wonderland of sports and outdoor activities. Explore the area’s exceptional mountain real estate offerings which include mountain-view homes and homesites and exciting second home, vacation and investment property.
Set in a beautiful valley surrounded by some of the oldest mountains in the world, the Boone area offers scenic country roads, numerous cascading waterfalls, abundant wildlife, and a spectacular diversity of plant life unmatched in the country.
The county seat of Watauga County, Boone acquired its name from legendary American pioneer Daniel Boone and is home to Appalachian State University’s 15,000 students and the Appalachian Regional Medical Center. More than a college town, Boone has a population of over 15,000 year-round residents and a superb collection of mountain-view and golf course private developments.
Of course, breathtaking vistas abound from an elevation of 3,300 feet and whether you are looking for a million dollar home on a ridge, a family dream home or a luxurious condominium, Boone is place to be. One of Boone’s newest neighborhoods, Echota, is a 250 acre mountain community which has been thoughtfully preserved to include ponds, streams and natural rock formations.
Located in the very heart of North Carolina’s High Country, Boone is very proud to have been recognized by travel journalists as an “ultimate outdoor adventure destination” in the Southeast. The nearby Pisgah National Forest boasts 200 miles of spectacular mountain biking trails and Blowing Rock, North Carolina’s oldest attraction, features stunning long range views from the observation tower. The High Country is also known for its regional music, dance, theatre and the arts, with top quality productions and premier entertainment always available.
A true gem of the mountains, Boone offers a little something for everyone.
From the first moment you enter Echota, you know you are in a special place. North Carolina gated communities such as this, give you the security you need to feel at peace. Neighbors and friends help give you the comfort of knowing you are in the right place. And Echota, gives you the opportunity to enjoy a beautiful 97 acre community, with indoor pool, Jacuzzi, exercise facilities, and clubhouse, all within minutes of The Blue Ridge Parkway.° ° °Send Me Free Information About Echota Read More about this Boone North Carolina Gated Community