The Dan River Basin is rich with folk heritage. At the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains on the western side of the region, the Blue Ridge Institute & Museum was created by the adjoining Ferrum College in 1973 to celebrate that heritage. Today, … Full Story about Farming and folklife in the foothills
What will you discover?
- Things to do
- Places to stay
- a lifetime of memories
- Dan River State Crossings:
Stretching from the Blue Ridge Mountains of eastern Appalachia through … Full Story about Rip-roaring rock climbing in Hanging Rock State Park
Ghost tales abound in the Dan River Basin, and the landscape holds … Full Story about Explore the haunted side of the Dan River region