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An aerial view of downtown Highlands, North Carolina.

The Height of Happiness

Highlands North Carolina

The quaint town of Highlands, NC offers an engaging, warm, and welcoming spirit. This is your personal mountain retreat, where making the most of every moment happens naturally with refined luxury woven seamlessly and thoughtfully with the great outdoors. It’s a setting unlike any other, where you’ll discover your Height of Happiness.

Make the most of every moment. Looking for things to do, where to dine, where to experience cultural activities or unique shopping? Highlands, NC offers a place to create shared memories you didn’t realize you were missing.

2024 Highlands Experience Guide

Highlands Experience Guide

Whether you’re embarking a long journey or seeking downtime entertainment, our guide provides curated content, hidden gems, and stunning photography to captivate your imagination. You can view the digital guide, download a copy, or have a printed version sent directly to your home.

A peek inside

Explore Highlands

The locals say there’s something healing about these mountains, a palpable energy that can only be felt but not described. You’ll feel it for yourself as soon as you crest the mountain. And it continues to unfold as you set out to create your own personal story in this magical place. Explore endless year-round opportunities for pristine mountain adventure for those who venture up.