Barnardsville, North Carolina
Barnardsville, circa 1921
|Elevation||2,201 ft (671 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1018968|
Barnard's Inn was established at the settlement by Hezekiah and Hester Barnard in the early 1800s.
A post office was established in 1875.
Located at the settlement is an elementary school, a restaurant, a post office, many churches, and the Big Ivy Community Center, where Mountain Heritage Day is celebrated on the first Saturday of October. Access to the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway is available through Barnardsville.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Barnardsville
- Ruscin, Terry (2016). A History of Transportation in Western North Carolina: Trails, Roads, Rails and Air. Arcadia.
- Powell, William S.; Hill, Michael (2010). The North Carolina Gazetteer, Second Edition. University of North Carolina Press. p. 25.
- Lawrence, Brian (2014). Firefighting in Buncombe County. Arcadia. p. 31.
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