A Little History of Polk County, NC


Polk County - A history lesson in the origin of this county.
Columbus - The county seat.
Tryon - History and the railroad. Saluda Grade.
Saluda - Top of the steepest main line railroad grade in the USA.
Landrum SC - our neighbor just across the state line.

The Thermal Belt - How it works and what it does to the weather.
The Wooly Worm - This little worm can forecast the winter weather.
Rogers Park - This is located in Tryon, an outside amphitheater.
Tour Polk County - Places to go to and or visit.

Places to visit - The Blue Ridge Mountains and Parkway.