Just over an hour drive up HY 28 is what has been purported to be the hideaway for the "rich and famous". Highlands, NC is a nice day outing from your campsite. Many quaint shops, a range of restaurants, and many scenic and interesting sites along the way. The drive includes a considerable…
Highlands was founded in 1875. Currently, Main Street and Fourth Street are the center of downtown. There are many quaint shops, used bookstore, and restaurants. Nearby, there are gem mines, Nature Center and Botanical Gardens, and the Highlands Festival.