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Wilson Lick Ranger Station

Wayah Road, On FR 69, Franklin, NC
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Ranked #12 of 15 Attractions in Franklin
Most recent review
- Jul 15, 2014
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Williamson, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

These people had to be tough to live here. Yes, it's beautiful but to get here on mule and wagon and then live yr around? They were made of something most of us don't have anymore. The house and barn are locked but they've held up well.

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Vero Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Stopped at Wilson's Lick on way to Wayah Bald. The information board is worth taking the time to read. What made this event more enjoyable was that I met a young lady in Jer's Restaurant whose great aunt and uncle were born there.

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38 reviews 38 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

A quaint piece of our history that will take you back in time to see how Forest Rangers lived, survived and worked at the turn of the last century. Be sure to drive on up to Wayah Bald. The view is outstanding and an easy paved walk to the tower. As stunning as Clingman's Dome or other peak in the... More

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miami, fl
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

The photography of your pictures will be beautiful taken from this house. The history & stories of what this house held in those days and sacrificies those individuals must have endured during those days. Facisinating

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