boasts a Norman Rockwell like setting perfect for families looking for a fun, safe, relaxing vacation. Sapphire Valley is nestled in one of the most scenic corners of the Blue Ridge Mountains, and is the closest four seasons resort to many major southeastern cities.
Cool mountain air has made it's return to Sapphire Valley! Find a vacation rental here and enjoy warming up next to a fire!
Our new WNC Fall Leave Color guide will help you plan your trip with tips, color maps, colors my elevation, and more...
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Fairfield Lake was built in 1896 and along with Bald Rock Mountain is the must visit locale in the valle!
Sapphire Valley is a perfect habitat for the black bear! Please read our info about the black bear and even our bear hunt video, and a bear that opens a car door!!!
From Tiny Homes to your own mountain lodge, find your vacation lodging today!
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See the beautiful North Carolina mountains up close and personal!
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Sapphire Valley and the Highlands - Cashiers Plateau stand on the edge of the massive cliff line known as the Blue Ridge Escarpment. The Blue Ridge contains the highest mountains in eastern North America. The Blue Ridge Escarpment is that line where the mountains fall off rapidly to the hills and piedmont of South Carolina. These dramatic changes can be seen along Highway 11 in South Carolina.
Since 2008, our web sites have been providing news, events and updates from Sapphire Valley and the surrounding community - brought to you by the members of the founding family of Sapphire Valley! Thank you for visiting!
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Winter sports first came to Sapphire in 1966! With snow tubing, skiing, boarding and even zip lines, the Blue Ridge Mountains is a must winter experience, Visit:
Whatever the season, SapphireValley.com can find your mountain vacation getaway! Plan early - book early! Looking for real estate?