Yancey County NC is known as the “gateway to Mt. Mitchell,” which is
the tallest peak in the Eastern US at 6,684 feet above sea level.
Located in the mountains of Western North Carolina, Yancey County is
known for its beauty, activities and its small mountain town
The unique charm and people you will find in Yancey County NC will
have you wanting to stay with us forever. Well known for its
textiles industries as well as for its Christmas tree farms, Yancey
County NC is a mostly rural county with many small towns and
beautiful places. One such town, Burnsville, located in Yancey
County NC is the county’s largest city and hosts most major
Yancey County Weather is very mild with summer temperatures peaking
in the mid 80’s with nightime temperatures dropping into the 50’s.
The winter months bring along a few winter snows ranging from less
than an inch up to a little over a foot deep. That is just all part
of the essence of this great mountain county located in Western
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