We weren't sure what to expect. The drive from Asheville was beautiful. Loved the scenery & the winding roads. We even met the North Carolina hillbilly along the way!! Once we entered & paid the fee it was a short drive to the parking area. We took the elevator to the top & walked the short distance to the rock. Amazing, amazing views. It is just breath taking. I could have spent hours just sitting there taking it all in. Afterwards we browsed the gift shop & then took the elevator back down & hiked to the waterfall. What a pretty hike. Not too difficult & a beautiful waterfall at the end.
We spent the rest of the afternoon walking around the shops & had lunch. Great day trip & we are glad we went.
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