Maps & Directions

Located in the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains of Northwest North Carolina, Ashe County is only 86 miles from Winston-Salem and 118 miles from Charlotte!

Four major highways offer Ashe County accessibility to major interstates and arteries. The Blue Ridge Parkway travels for almost 30 miles along the Southeast corner of Ashe County.

US 421, US 221, NC 16 and NC 88 are the major thoroughfares. Additionally, seven freight lines are available. Ashe County also has an excellent local airport featuring a 4,300-foot paved and lighted runway. Several commercial airports are located in the region, including one within 65 miles.