Burnsville, NC is the closet town to Mountain Air Country Club and is just a 10-minute drive away. A small town with big adventures and wide open spaces, Burnsville is home to Mount Mitchell, the highest peak east of the Mississippi River, and Toe River Arts, which has one of the most significant concentrations of local artists in the nation. Burnsville and Yancey County offer fresh mountain air, endless outdoor experiences, and iconic American charm. Stroll down Main Street, visit local artists, meander through the countryside, and make lasting memories in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Things To Do

Local Eats: Appalachian JavaHomeplace Beer Company, Pig and Grits, and Garden Deli

Grocery Store: Ingles Supermarket (includes a Starbucks)

Outdoor Activities


Asheville (45 mins away)

    • Biltmore Estate – Mountain Air has a partnership with the Biltmore Estate. Discounted tickets are available for guests. Reach out to our hospitality team for more details. 
    • Asheville is known for its eclectic breweries and food scene, so here are a few options for both:
      • Wicked Weed Brewing Pub, Green Man Brewery, New Belgium Brewing Co., Asheville Brewing Company
      • Sunny Point Café, Tupelo Honey, Chestnut, Pack’s Tavern, The Lobster Trap, Corner Kitchen, Farm Burger, Cúrate, Biscuit Head, Vivian, 12 Bones, Chai Pani, Smokehouse, and Cucina 24...just to name a few.
      • There are also many food, brewery, and rooftop tours available.
    • Tours:
    • Downtown Asheville is a great place to just walk around and explore the independent shops, craft breweries, and some of the best dining options in the southeast. Asheville is also known for its lively street performers, such as our buskers. At the Grove Arcade you’ll find art galleries, shops, and an open-air market.
    • Check out the Explore Asheville website for the local calendar of events.