• Welcome To The Hickory Nut Gorge!



  • About The Chamber

  • Our Mission Statement Our Mission Statement

    To promote economic progress and quality of life in the Hickory Nut Gorge community while helping to protect the natural integrity and unity of the communities of the Gorge. The Chamber is a catalyst for the creation of activities and opportunities for both visitors and residents and promotes an atmosphere that encourages visitation, business growth, and a strong sense of community.

  • Renewed. Reinvigorated. Resurgent.

    In the Chamber’s 30-year history much has been accomplished, most notably the progressive and innovative creation of the Visitor’s Center. Today and into the future, the new Chamber of Hickory Nut Gorge is re-energized about the opportunity to bring innovation and progress to our community.

    The Board of Directors, bolstered with strong community leaders, is embarking upon an exciting new direction involving a considerably more diverse range of initiatives.

    Your Chamber goes beyond networking to offer its members valuable resources and support in the areas of economic development, education, public policy and advocacy. Other benefits include marketing and communication, sponsorship opportunities, and exposure through programs and events. Working on behalf of its members, the Chamber strives to promote an atmosphere that encourages visitation, growth for business, and a strong sense of community.

  • Giving Your Business Added Value and Support Giving Your Business Added Value and Support

    The Chamber is your business partner and works for your success. Your membership gives you stronger buying power and a support team on which you can count.

    Member-to-member discounts

    Professional development opportunities

    Business education classes and workshops

    Representation of business interests at all levels of government

    Guidance about incentives, tax breaks, and insurance options

    Demographic information to market more cost-effectively

    Marketing and Communications partner

    Regional and National promotion of community through programs and events

    Strong web presence and online marketing opportunities through business listings and advertising options

    Business tools through Chamber Master

    A clearinghouse for news and information important to you and your business

    Finally, membership in the Chamber of Hickory Nut Gorge is designed to provide you and  your team added value. Through access to community news, developments, and resources that membership provides, you’re better able to serve your customers and clients, respond to trends, and anticipate their needs.  Start your membership application now.

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  • Chamber Bylaws

    The Board of the Chamber of Hickory Nut Gorge regularly reviews organizational bylaws. In July, 2023, the bylaws were updated and approved by members at a special membership meeting at Lured Market & Grill.

    Current bylaws can be viewed and downloaded HERE.