I-26 Gateway

point-3We are located very close to a major I-26 corridor, making interstate commerce very easy.


Carter County is located only one hour away from Asheville, NC, two hours away from Knoxville, one-and-a-half hours away from Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge, one hour away from Boone, NC and 40 minutes away from Bristol.


Its centralized location among large cities and small tourist attractions allows residents and visitors to experience the best of both worlds.  Carter County falls directly in the center of Eastern transit, sitting midway between the bustling business world of New York, the ports of the Southern Atlantic, the Eastern Seaboard, and the Mississippi.


Carter County is known for its beautiful natural sites, including trophy trout streams, the serene, tranquil waters of Watauga Lake, the wondrous views of Roan Mountain, and the endless miles of amazement along the Appalachian Trail.