Wilkes county NC
outdoorsman place to be!
Wilkesboro home of Wilkes County
Wilkes County was founded in 1778. John Wilkes who lost position as lord mayor of the city of London founded Wilkes county. It is located in mountain region of NC around the blue ridge mountains. "where the mountains begin" is a good motto the town of Wilkesboro has came up with, it fits it good because of the blue ridge mountains. Blue ridge parkway is one of the natural landmarks.