Blowing Rock "Plunge" Sets Record(s)
By David Rogers. January 27, 2014. BLOWING ROCK, NC -- With a slab of ice thick enough to support what appeared to be an orange polar bear cavorting atop the surface of Chetola Lake and hundreds of Winterfest revelers lining the lake shore, the 2014 edition of the Winterfest "Polar Plunge" got off to a raucous, record-setting start Saturday morning at Chetola Mountain Resort in Blowing Rock.
SLIDESHOWS: Hot Doggin' Fun in Blowing Rock
By David Rogers. January 26, 2014. BLOWING ROCK, NC -- It wasn't Westminister, but Blowing Rock went to the dogs on Sunday -- thanks to the 2014 edition of the WinterPaws dog show.