• Welcome to The Chamber of Hickory Nut Gorge!

    Deep Roots & Strong Connections

  • Restaurant

    Find places to eat in the Gorge.
    Patrick Bryant
    1927 Lake Lure Inn and Spa
    Inn Ambassador
    Rhonda Hoyle
    Point of View Restaurant
    Joe Mazur
    LaStrada at Lake Lure
    Megan Medina
    Medina's Village Bistro
    Tim Turner
    Papa T's Barbecue & Broasted Chicken
    Autumn Banning
    Lodge on Lake Lure (The)
    Inn Keeper
    Amy Smith
    Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant
    Website/event manager
    Front Desk Administrator
    The Chamber of Hickory Nut Gorge
    Exec Asst.
    Michelle Greenleaf
    Software Engineer
    Joe & Mary Deyak
    Chris & Cathy McCrate
    Cecil Jones
    Green Acres Community Development
    Kimberly Morlen
    Real Earth Skincare
    I founded Real Earth Skincare several years ago after my husband and I went through some pretty scary health issues. I knew my products had to be different and completely natural. I went to work learning formulations and become certified in Natural Skincare Formulations. I knew it wasn't enough to just have great products that work, but I needed to stay within the mission of being an eco-friendly company. So I spent months developing and implementing our packaging and that's when Planet to Pouch was born. 
    Like many of us, you don't know where to start and it's my passion to educate anyone on the path to better health. Won't you join me on this journey of saving your skin and saving the planet? 
    Dan Bails
    Lake Lure Flowering Bridge
    Richard Spruill
    Spruill's Mountain-View Hideaway