Franklin, NC, Identified as Outdoor Recreation Destination
Western North Carolina is home to a wide variety of outdoor recreation opportunities, and visitors come from the world over to experience what this region has to offer. Because of its reputation as a tourism and recreation destination, entrepreneurs and business owners have tremendous opportunities to create new businesses to serve those who come to our region to enjoy the mountain outdoor life.
Recently, Franklin, NC, and two of the businesses found there– Outdoor 76 and Lazy Hiker Brewing– were featured in the Summer 2017 edition of Outdoor Retailer. Check out the article (featured here) to learn more about how a town and businesses can work together to capitalize on outdoor economy opportunities.