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We had a big eventful week-end personally.

On Sunday, we attended the graduation of our oldest son, Andrew, from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill with a degree in Religious Studies. He plans to work for Campus Crusade for Christ in Chapel Hill for a while before beginning … [Read more]

After two years of drought, the rains have returned this week.

After two years of drought, the rains have returned this week. We have had plenty of rain, like most of the south. The benefit, beside the rise in the water table, is the increase in the flow of all the streams and rivers. It is a great time to tube … [Read more]

We just completed a great week.

We just completed a great week. The weather was ideal, the dogwoods in full bloom, and our guests were wonderful. Many of our regular April guests were here to hike, rekindle friendships, and of course eat. It was a lively group and our dining room … [Read more]

Well, we opened last Monday and have had a good opening week

Well, we opened last Monday and have had a good opening week. We loved having a family with us celebrating their "spring break" and they had so much fun rafting, hiking, seeing the elk in Cataloochee, biking and more. We also enjoyed having several … [Read more]

Hello Friends! Hemlock Inn is officially open.

Hello Friends! Hemlock Inn is officially open. Spring has finally arrived (for the most part); the grass is green, the trees are beginning show see new leaves, the tulips other flowers and Dogwoods are starting to bloom. We've had some good rain this … [Read more]

Spring has finally arrived.

Spring has finally arrived. I hope many of your have already received the postcard about our new season. We've adopted a "theme" of sorts this year...Return to Simplicity...Return to Nature. With all that's been going on, we think it is time for all … [Read more]

Well, it’s just not fair.

Well, it's just not fair. The big news of the past weekend was the huge snowstorm hitting all of the southeast. You may have some at your home, but guess who missed it all? The storm came down through Tennessee, into Alabama, over to Georgia, and … [Read more]

What a difference a few weeks make.

What a difference a few weeks make. When I last wrote, it was cold and snowy. I was worried about frozen water lines and icy roads. Today is just the opposite. It is a bit cool, but sunny. This skies are a crystal clear blue and since all the leaves … [Read more]

February is a great month. It is a quiet time for us at Hemlock Inn.

January is used not only for some time to unwind after our season, but also to catch up on lots of paperwork; W-2s, seemingly endless quarter and year ending reports, and getting all the information together for tax filings. Then comes February and … [Read more]

Welcome to the first of what will be many “Innkeeper’s Blogs.”

Welcome to the first of what will be many “Innkeeper’s Blogs.” I will update this blog every few weeks to keep you informed of everything regarding Hemlock Inn including special events, activities, package plans, special incentive prices and much … [Read more]