• Yancey County

    Explore Burnsville 

    North Carolina, Est. 1833

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The town of Burnsville serves as a showcase for the arts, provides exceptional shopping and dining, as well as festivals and performing arts programs throughout the year.

With the highest average elevation of any county in North Carolina, Yancey County is home to six of the tallest peaks east of the Mississippi. Mount Mitchell, the highest point in eastern America stands at an elevation of 6,684 feet. 

Use our Explore Burnsville site to explore what our area businesses have to offer, to explore the natural beauty of Yancey County. This is your compass.

Calendar of Events

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Visit Burnsville and Yancey County

  • SweetTrillium
  • downtown street scene
  • GolfMtMitchell
  • metric
  • house
  • Rough Ridge Tunnel
  • Church
  • water
  • YellowLadySlipper