Leatherwood Mountains Resort

The High Country’s own Leatherwood Mountains Resort was recently named one of 22 Editor’s Picks for mountain venues in the nation by, an online guide for helpful information on vendors across the country.

Real Wedding: Cricket + Duran

This heartwarming wedding took place high in the hills of Avery County, North Carolina at the breathtaking Banner Elk Winery. Cricket and Duran’s wedding experience featured a weekend away with loved ones, a beautiful outdoor ceremony and a lot of sweet personal touches, and it all began with a sunset engagement photography session on the

Styled Shoot: “Head Over Hills”

FALLING IN LOVE WITH THE HIGH COUNTRY The rolling hills of a private property in western Watauga County, North Carolina made the perfect backdrop for this shoot, complete with a restored 1860s farmhouse off in the distance.

Real Wedding: Lindsey + Seth

This local couple is all about sweet, simple, happy love, and the same was true for their wedding day. They exchanged vows in a ceremony surrounded by all of the things that make them smile — family, friends, and the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Welcome to High South Weddings!

Here at High Country Press Publications, we’re totally excited to share our brand new magazine with you. Copies will be here any day now, so we wanted to give you a chance to get to know us before you get your hands on the magazine. If you’re local to or spend any time in the mountains