|Roan Mountain State Park, Carver's Gap
Location: Roan Mountain, TN (borders NC/TN Appalachian Trail
Event Dates: 6/15/2013 - 6/15/2013
Reception: 6/15/2013 • 9am - 6pm
Location Coordinator: Lind Walread
Members; check your email for more details about the location, carpooling and places to stay.
We plan to meet at Carver's Gap. Point your easel towards N.C. to capture the beauty of the mountain ranges, Rhododendrons in bloom, beautiful wildflowers, hardwood forest, wildlife (birds, bear, turkeys and rocks along the trails. Restrooms are nearby depending on where we set up. The Rhododendron Festival is also that day located at the foot of the mountains with food, crafts, music and folkway demos (10:00 - 5:00) through Sunday. Please visit the website for other activities, lodging, and vistors center. 40 miles from Boone and Blowing Rock, 20 miles from Banner Elk, Beech Mountain/Linville, NC. Roan Mountain runs along the border of NC/TN. Also, the Art in the Park is in Blowing Rock on the same day, an all day event.