Your Complete List of Dog-Friendly Places in Saluda, NC

Great mountain towns deserved to be thoroughly explored, one foot (or paw) in front of the other. And by picking the right places beforehand, it’s easy to bring your dog along. Even though its full-time residents number less than 1,000, Saluda, NC is one such town, full of paw-some spots that both you and your […]

4 Ways to Stay Active All Year in Pisgah Forest

Imagine living in a community surrounded by publicly owned and protected mountain forests. Can you envision the infinite opportunities for outdoor adventures?  For the lucky residents of Pisgah Forest in Transylvania County, that vision is a daily reality! Their active spirits are never tamed by four walls and a full Netflix queue. No, they have […]

3 Important Hiking Tips You Need to Know for Hunting Season

There are many reasons to look forward to autumn in the mountains. Once the temperature dips, the air becomes crisp, and the leaves shift to vibrant reds and oranges, it’s difficult to resist the call of the forest. But people engage with nature in different ways. If you’re out hunting for the perfect trail, don’t […]

3 Fun Facts about Bow Hunting in the Mountains

From Odysseus to Robin Hood, prehistoric peoples to Olympic gold medalists, archery has arguably always been a part of human history. That history is no less vibrant here in the mountains of Western North Carolina. Native Cherokee have shared bow hunting traditions for generations. And locals enjoy archery as a backyard hobby, as a sport, […]

7 Swimming Holes You Need to Try this Weekend

If you’ve gone all summer without spending an afternoon in one of our natural mountain swimming holes, we daresay you’ve wasted your time. Luckily for you, this summer season is lasting a little longer than usual, giving you more time to get out and enjoy all the natural wonders that Western North Carolina has to […]

Get away from It All with Pisgah Area SORBA

When it comes to mountain biking, it really doesn’t get much better than the trails around Western North Carolina. “A lot of us travel to mountain bike different places in the United States,” said Matthew Leach. “And when you start talking about quality trails around the country—from Moab, Utah, to Arkansas—no matter where you go, […]

What’s the Best Thing about Living in Lake Lure?

Waterfront mountain real estate is something rare indeed. In the mountain resort town of Lake Lure, NC, there is a unique variety of homes ranging from the historic to the modern, from the somewhat rustic to the state of the art. What’s more, the town has a unique and storied history. Residents enjoy celebrating that […]

6 of the Best Blue Ridge Trailheads for Adventure Seekers

Blue Ridge trailheads are waiting for you! Every day in the Blue Ridge Mountains is an adventure, especially if you know where to look. We live in a remarkable enclave for hikes of all levels of difficulty. There are countless trails and lookout spots dotted along the Blue Ridge Parkway and beyond into the Great […]

Join Beverly-Hanks at these September 2019 Community Events

For more than 40 years, Beverly-Hanks, REALTORSⓇ has invested in community. Our commitment to service across Western North Carolina is inspired by our long-lasting relationships with customers, clients, and the community at large. But more importantly, our agents and staff are members of these unique communities, and we’re always excited to support them at local […]