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  • Attractions

    Find fun things to do in the Gorge, including boat tours, parks, and zip lining.
    Mark Dirks
    Rumbling Bald on Lake Lure
    Mark Eades
    Rumbling Bald on Lake Lure
    Marketing Director
    Board of Governors
    Lake Lure Olympiad
    Mark Helms
    Lake Lure Adventure Company
    Mary Jaeger-Gale
    Chimney Rock Management LLC
    Chairman of the Board
    Lee Armstrong Lumpkin
    Lake Lure Flowering Bridge
    Dale Minick
    Lake Lure Golf Management Inc dba Lake Lure Golf Club
    Howard Redmon
    Cedar Creek Riding Stables
    Andrew Mize
    Canopy Ridge Farm
    George Wittmer
    Lake Lure Tours, Marina & Beach
    Amy Smith
    Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant
    Website/event manager
    Buddy Morrison
    Southern Shores Genealogy
    Buddy Morrison is the owner of Southern Shores Genealogy.  He is a member of the Mayflower Society at the General Society of Mayflower Descendants, the New England Genealogical Society, the Connecticut Genealogical Society, and the National Genealogical Society.  Buddy currently is writing his “Outside the Box Genealogy” articles for the local paper, the Breeze, along with blogging for GeneaBloggers’.  
    Buddy graduated recently from the Boston University Online Certificate in Genealogical Research and the Online Genealogy Principles Courses.  
    Buddy is from New England but resides in Lake Lure, NC, with his wife, Crystal, and their two dogs.
    Hickory Nut Gorge Chamber
    Office Manager/Chamber Coordinator
    Joe & Mary Deyak
    Chris & Cathy McCrate
    Cecil Jones
    Green Acres Community Development
    Kimberly Morlen
    Real Earth Skincare
    I founded Real Earth Skincare several years ago after my husband and I went through some pretty scary health issues. I knew my products had to be different and completely natural. I went to work learning formulations and become certified in Natural Skincare Formulations. I knew it wasn't enough to just have great products that work, but I needed to stay within the mission of being an eco-friendly company. So I spent months developing and implementing our packaging and that's when Planet to Pouch was born. 
    Like many of us, you don't know where to start and it's my passion to educate anyone on the path to better health. Won't you join me on this journey of saving your skin and saving the planet? 
    Dan Bails
    Lake Lure Flowering Bridge
    Richard Spruill
    Spruill's Mountain-View Hideaway
    Amy Neal
    Sacred Living Wellness LLC
    Sacred Living Wellness LLC is an acupuncture wellness center specializing in women, children, and families. We offer a range of different services in order to fit the needs of our clients. While our main focus is Traditional Chinese Medicine tools and techniques, we do not limit ourselves to acupuncture only. We have a wide client base of different ages so we have optional services that do not include needles. We currently offer acupuncture, cold laser therapy, micro-current therapy, herbal therapy, yoga,  meditation, sound therapy, and a beautiful foot soak room where anyone can come in and relax with your choice of herbs, essential oils, and sea salt. We cater to all ages and are here to serve the Lake Lure/Chimney Rock community and surrounding areas. 
    Amy Conner-Murphy
    ACM Design architecture & interiors
    Four Seasons Cottages
    My husband, Curt Dennis, and I own and operate Four Seasons Cabins on Boys Camp Road. We overlook the Flowering Bridge area. We have been in the vacation rental and B&B business for 10 years and enjoy hosting guests and creating a fun and memorable vacation destination for our visitors.
    Nick Sottile
    Broad River Inn, Stagecoach Saloon