Highlands Heritage Walking TrailThe town of Highlands, in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, is unique among the communities of Western North Carolina. It’s chief claim to fame–while bolstered by commercial, sociological, and historical advantages–is aesthetic. It is still a small village nestled in an ocean of mountain peaks blanketed with forests as far as the eye can see.
Stan Gordon was trained as an electronics technician who specialized in radio communications. He worked in the advanced consumer electronics sales field for over forty years. Stan has lived in Greensburg, Pennsylvania all of his life. Gordon began his interest in the UFO subject and other strange incidents at the age of ten in 1959. In the late 1960’s, he acted as the telephone UFO sighting report investigations coordinator for the UFO Research Institute of Pittsburgh.
Arts and Culture
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater, the crown jewel of residential design and construction in American history, is just a scenic, 30 minute drive from Hartzell House. General tours, lasting about one hour, start at 10am and are scheduled on the half hour. In-depth and specialized tours are available by appointment. All tours should be booked in advance to ensure availability.