A Walking Tour of Hot Springs, NC

Hot Springs, NC is the home of 600 or so permanent residents, breathtaking mountain scenery, hot mineral springs, multigenerational family shops, up and coming businesses, and a revolving cast of thousands of hikers, bikers, diners, and river enthusiasts that daily...

Drive Through Tour of Hot Springs, NC in Summer!

This video was initially filmed and created as a part of the 2020 Barbecue for Books telethon broadcast to raise funds for the Hot Springs library building fund. The full telecast can be viewed Here on YouTube. Article by Stacey Geyer, Music in video titled ‘Hymn of...

A Ginseng Rhizome Nexus – Part 5

A submission written by Jim Hickey Jump to Part 1 Part Four of this five-part initiation to Hot Springs’ ginseng context, which appeared in the previous posting of this series, dealt with spiritual and ecological elements of this floral marvel. It also proffered...

A Ginseng Rhizome Nexus – Part 4

A submission written by Jim Hickey Jump to Part 1 Having ruminated over the third section of this ongoing, unfolding array, readers will have learned how centrally Hot Springs is located in this aspect of the ‘new world order.’ Also appearing in the...

A Ginseng Rhizome Nexus – Part 3

A submission written by Jim Hickey Jump to Part 1 In Part Two of A Ginseng Rhizome Nexus have both uncovered an overview of Ginseng’s attractions and  sampled the definitely prolific local outpourings of crafty response to this allure that have percolated into...

A Ginseng Rhizome Nexus – Part 2

A submission written by Jim Hickey Jump to Part 1 Part One of this “A Ginseng Rhizome Nexus” series introduced Hot Springs as a location opportunistically proximate to a worldwide phenom, the herbal, pharmaceutical, and nutritional fascination with all...