Blue Ridge Paddling

Blue Ridge Paddling offers premium whitewater experiences. With access to the Lower Nolichucky River, Watauga Lake, and the French Broad River, BRP offers guided raft trips, guided and unguided inflatable kayak (ducky) trips, and whitewater kayaking instruction with the most qualified and clean-cut staff in the southeast.

Staybridge Suites

The Staybridge Suites Johnson City is located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Shopping, dining, and entertainment are just minutes away at The Pinnacle and […]

Home2 Suites by Hilton

We’re located in the heart of Johnson City, close to a shopping and dining complex, East Tennessee State University and several medical facilities. Try outdoor […]

Timber!

Started by three friends all with great appreciation for nature, good food, friendship, and family—Timber! Is their humble homage to their memories of camp and adventure. Inspired by the surrounding forests, mountains, rivers, and lakes of Eastern Tennessee, it serves hearty American comfort food made with locally sourced ingredients that have been prepared with passion and love.

King Commons Park

King Commons, completed in 2018 as part of a stormwater retention project to mitigate flooding, is a 3-acre recreational and event space located in downtown […]

Downtown Yoga Center, Johnson City

Downtown Yoga Center Johnson City
Downtown Yoga Center, Johnson City offers classes 7 days a week for all levels from beginner to advanced as well as the areas only Yoga […]

Johnson City Brewing

Johnson city brewing
Johnson City Brewing is the longest-running microbrewery in Johnson City, TN. With a wide variety of traditional and seasonal brews – as well as experimental […]

Founders Park

Founders Park is a beautiful community park and green space located in downtown Johnson City. The park offers walking paths, sculptures, a creek, and is perfect for special events and festivals.

Watauga River

At just over 78 miles, the Watauga River stretches from Avery and Watauga counties in North Carolina into East Tennessee, near Elizabethton.

Watauga Lake

There are many water activities at Watauga Lake: power boating, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, parasailing, water skiing, jet skiing, fishing, and wakeboarding. Watauga Lake can be accessed at several public and private boat ramps and marinas for a nominal fee ($5 or less).