Elk River Club – Banner Elk, North Carolina

By Janan Talafer

Nestled into the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, the Elk River Club offers sweeping vistas of pristine forests, a mountain-top equestrian facility, shimmering lakes and the meandering Elk River, prized for its trout fishing. Jack Nicklaus designed his first North Carolina Signature golf course here, and it’s often described as one of the most beautiful in the Southeast – consistently ranked among the top 10 in the state. (more…)

By Linde Hyder

Approached by a private tree-shaded drive, this sprawling 100-acre estate is ideally suited for the accomplished equestrian or gentleman rancher. Entirely fenced, the property features a 22-stall horse barn with caretaker’s apartment, a 5-furlong track with chute, fenced paddocks, a 600-foot well and a John Deere customized equipment building. Combined with Florida’s temperate climate, “DeVita Ranch” is the premier year-round facility for horse breeders, eventers and equine enthusiasts. (more…)

Style Selector
Select the layout
Choose the theme
Preset colors
No Preset
Select the pattern