Powder Horn Mountain

If you like noise, crowds of

people, traffic and hubbub,

Powder Horn is probably not for

you. But, if you enjoy peace and

quiet, natural mountain beauty

and wildlife, Powder Horn may

be just the place for you.

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Scott's Landscaping

Licensed General Contractor


Specializing in commercial &

large residential projects

  • Landscape & Hardscape
  • Retaining Walls
  • Hydro-Seeding
  • Grading
  • Excavation
  • Land Clearing

  Cell:  336-657-0545

Office:  336-372-1626

Alleghany Inn

Easy to find, hard to leave!


Located in Sparta, just 4 miles

from the New River and 7 miles

from the Blue Ridge Parkway.


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or to make a reservation



Blue Ridge Traveler

 Lake James, Linville Falls,

Marion, Little Switzerland,

and Old Fort, NC


Relax, Explore, & Connect

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Fun Finds and Freebies


5 Reasons to Bring Your

Business to Watauga County


1. Location-Location-Location!

2.  Education Focus

3. Culture of Entrepreneurship

& Creativity

4. Outstanding Quality of Life

5. Hub of Northwestern NC


Watauga County Office of

Economic Development 

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NWS Special Weather Statement (Buncombe County)

This Week's Climate Data for North Wilkesboro

DayAvg HighAvg LowRecord
January 1047°21°70° (1960)2° (1970)0.98" (1977)10" (1977)
January 1143°20°66° (1960)-3° (1977)1.14" (1975)2" (1968)
January 1248°19°67° (1975)-3° (1977)0.80" (1963)1.5" (1968)
January 1348°21°72° (1960)-1° (1977)1.24" (1968)4" (1964)
January 1446°23°68° (1960)4° (1973)1.83" (1972)1" (1982)
January 1547°23°71° (2007)4° (1964)1.24" (1961)2.5" (1968)
January 1648°20°71° (2007)2° (1972)1.02" (1966)11" (1966)

Note: Some records may have occured in multiple years. If so, the earliest year in which the record occurred is shown.