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What’s Been Happening at The Swag This Off-Season

It has been a busy off-season at The Swag, both before and after this time of “social distancing” began in March. While following all the necessary guidance and regulations related to the coronavirus, our maintenance team, along with great contractors and others from our region, have been very busy, helping to write the next exciting … Read More

Collier, birding and wildflower expert

But, Can I Still Hike?

How to stay safe on the hiking trails, sidewalks and parks during a shelter in place order _____ While we all, as a planet, are experiencing an unprecedented time in history, it is important to not only take precautions but also still find optimism in day-to- day activities. One major change we are facing is … Read More

Updates & News

JUNE 25 UPDATE: Last night, the Governor of North Carolina issued an executive order (which is still in effect) mandating, among other things, that face coverings be worn in restaurants when guests are not seated at their table and where physical distancing of six (6) feet is made impossible. We will comply with this order … Read More

Easter Dinner, Swag-Style

Easter is approaching and many of us are, unfortunately, are not going to be with family and friends. In order to make things a bit less stressful, The Swag is featuring recipes and wine recommendations for this Easter. We hope these can help you make some fond memories for many years to come. Every Easter … Read More

Escape to The Swag Through a Book

April is usually the month that we welcome guests for the start of our season at The Swag, and I know that many of our loyal Swaggers are longing for the crisp spring air, budding wildflowers, and views through leafless trees toward the mountains. We are as disappointed as you that our 2020 plans have … Read More