Found near the Blue Ridge Mountains, is the charming town of Banner Elk. This town in North Carolina’s High Country offers year-round recreation; from hiking and fishing in the summer to skiing and snowboarding in the winter. What’s more, there are unique shops and boutiques in town for shopaholics and there are some world-class restaurants for dining in the evenings.
If visitors want to enjoy fishing and boating, the best spot is Watauga Lake. Another popular place for tourists is Grandfather Mountain State Park, which is a hiking haven. There are some fantastic trails in the mountains, with the Mile High Bridge which has stunning views. If visitors are coming to Banner Elk for skiing and snowboarding, the Beech Mountain and Sugar Mountain slopes are the best. To learn about Banner Elk’s past, head to the Banner House Museum.
For outdoor recreation, the best time to visit Banner Elk is from April to September. For skiing and snowboarding nearby, head to Banner Elk from November on into the spring.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Banner Elk. The hottest month in Banner Elk is June, when temperatures peak at 85 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 3 ˚F. The wettest month in Banner Elk is May with 14.38 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 1.23 inches of rain.
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