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Address: Highway 321 South, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
Phone Number: 828-295-7111
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Great Views

Great views but Grandfather Mtn is MUCH better. If you have very small children it may be a little much to carry them up but still a great spot to see the mountains and take some... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
CarolinaThinBlue
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Morehead City, North Carolina
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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited on a cloudy day. The vistas were breathtaking. The sight is set up very well so you can walk around the rock out croppings. It is just an awesome formation of rocks as well as the view of the surrounding mountains.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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219 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were pleasantly surprised with the Blowing Rock attraction we visited last Friday. While I thought the admission was a bit high, I realize the expense was worth it with the geological history and worthwhile view. The walkways were well maintained and the gift shop featured local handcrafts. I do appreciate the military discount as well. This was our first... More 

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Thank Budrock9
Morehead City, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great views but Grandfather Mtn is MUCH better. If you have very small children it may be a little much to carry them up but still a great spot to see the mountains and take some photos.

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Thank CarolinaThinBlue
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful natural attraction with stunning panoramas of the mountains. Park like setting with trail and viewing platform, gift shop, garden, snack bar. And two charming resident cats.

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Thank marty h
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely vistas and country. During my first visit to the States had a great time and enjoyed the courtesy and friendliness of all with whom I came into contact.

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Thank Colin666
Blowing Rock, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The Blowing Rock of Blowing Rock nc is a must visit for any visitor to this idyllic Blue Ridge Mountain Town. Charlie and Deidre are wonderful hosts as you experience the spectacular panoramic views from so many vantage points. It is the site for many weddings and birthday celebrations

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Thank Rob M
Emporia, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very nice place to stop and spend alittle time...the overlook was amazing! Very cute building where you pay. The grounds had very nice flowers and nice waterfall and fish pond. The workers were super nice!

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Thank mountaingirlatheart3
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Not worth the price of admission it cost $7 per person and you can see the entire park in 5 min. It was a complete disappointed

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Thank Barbara H
Westminster
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great, really great, views. Short hikes good for all ages. Nice gift shop. hikes are good for wheelchairs.

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Thank chuckland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Blowing Rock has amazing views of the nearby mountain ranges and is reasonably priced. Great place for photo opportunities!

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