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Thank you for your interest in Haywood County, NC. It’s our mission, during this unprecedented time to keep our residents and visitors informed and focus on the health and safety of all those who live or travel to Haywood County.

As of March 26, at 5 p.m. all accommodations are closed to visitors, with an exception for essential employees that are traveling for work until April 16, 2020. The full declaration is available here.

As the COVID-19 situation is continuously evolving, we are monitoring it vigilantly. We are working with Federal, state and local governments and health authorities to support efforts to mitigate the spread of this virus. During this uncertain time, we know one thing – we value all of you; many of whom are our repeat visitors who have been coming to our mountains for years.

We encourage you during this time to Stay Safe & Stay Home. Thank you for considering Haywood County and we look forward to welcoming you back.


Lynn Collins
Executive Director

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