Where the rest of the world escapes to cool down
July 17, 2011, 7:40pm
It's been a hot summer so far. Real hot. It's been above 80 most days here in the High Country, which seems intense for the locals but is refreshing for those from lower altitudes. To prove the point, last week a Charlotte television station sent cameras up to Avery County to let everyone know a little secret - it feels pretty good up there this time of year. In fact, the High Country was packed with "flatlanders" escaping temps from home. Save a trip by making your home here! Click the image to watch.