Lake Lure Newcomers hiking group, Vista Seekers, shown here on their way to World’s Edge this past spring. Lake Lure Newcomers Club is a nonprofit community resource designed to introduce new residents to the area and provide a fun social network between newcomers and established residents. Membership is only $15 per year and gives you instant access to bimonthly parties, holiday celebrations, hiking trips, card clubs, potlucks and more! For more info visit

Submitted by Ennis Julian, Lake Lure Newcomers President