Information about Dog Flu

Dear friends, The canine influenza virus is causing concern for our four-legged friends.  Barkwells has not had any incidences of the canine flu and is maintaining our usual fastidious standards of cleanliness for people and dogs. Our low density and private yards enable our guests to monitor any dog interaction. In the interest of clear […]

Update from Fisher!!

Ellen and Michael attended an event for the Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy last fall and won a silent auction bid for a botanist to do a botanical survey of property. They didn’t even know then that they would have such an exciting place to explore. Clint Calhoun, botanist with the town of Lake Lure and […]

News from Fisher…. It’s Official!!!!

The main house on the six acre property, bordered by the Little River and a 110 acre horse farm, is pre-Civil War. Constructed of chestnut, with hemlock joists, it is a treasure that has been updated for ease of living today.  Work has begun, with Millenium floors working their magic to draw out the beauty […]

Fisher smells something new!

      There is a lot of excitement around Barkwells and my people are in and out more than usual. There’s a smell of something new in the air and I can tell something big is happening! They keep talking about a new Barkwells in the area, but I haven’t seen it yet. If […]