This page lists North Carolina facts and trivia
The University of North Carolina was chartered in 1789. It was the first state university in the United States.
WNC Fishing - information on fishing, Trout fishing, Bass fishing, Trout streams, more
Suggested reading: Best Information on North Carolina available
Foxfire Collection - Best collection of books I've read on Appalachian life.
Dorie: Woman of the Mountains - I read this book for a class assignment in American history. I found it an excellent book on mountain life in Western North Carolina and Eastern Tennessee. It was very well written and held my interest. Contains lots of information on legends, cooking, lifestyle and culture of mountain folk in the early 20th century. Highly recommended. read Appalachian Culture a brief review of the book
State Flower: Dogwood
State Bird: Cardinal
Autumn Leaves in WNC