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Address: Highway 321 South, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
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majestic mountain views!

Well, this is where the quaint little mountain town gets it name from. It's a striking rock outcrop (granite, I believe) that offers some incredible mountain views, especially... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Mike B
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well, this is where the quaint little mountain town gets it name from. It's a striking rock outcrop (granite, I believe) that offers some incredible mountain views, especially from mid-October through mid-November (fall colors). There is also a well-stocked, souvenir-laden gift shop and a snack bar that serves basic American fare. It's family-friendly, but if you have small children, watch... More 

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Blowing Rock, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We lift Florida knowing there was a storm going through Blowing Rock. We got there as soon as the storm hit. Our cabin was perfect and everyone had a blast. I would do it again. Blowing roof was an added bonus.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I'll let you discover the story about Blowing Rock, but I will just say it is uniquely shaped and the story is nice lore.

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Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It had not snowed all weekend until we walked up to the rock. It was incredible to watch it snowing upside down from the valley below!! The views were breathtaking

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Port Orange, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

46 years ago, we honeymooned minutes from this attraction but never came up to explore. A real thrifty place to visit. Very inexpensive and great views of the surrounding mountains.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of little shops and a rock with a cool story. $US7 to see the rock and a cool viewing platform overlooking the mountains. Nice gift shop at the rock.

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Clemmons, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here this weekend sadly it was raining and so foggy we could not see a thing. The weather was unusually warm all weekend. We still had a great time. The town of Blowing Rock is beautiful everyone is so friendly. Great place to visit

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just popped in late in the afternoon, loved the scenic view totally fabulous. The observation deck was great can see Grandfather mountain. Admission was $7.00 which I thought was okay.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017

Must see if you are in the area. Views are breathtaking! Don't get to close to the edge its a long way down!

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Martinsville, Virginia, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017

There is a great view at a small fee, must say this is quite misleading to the public though! Was very clean and nice gift shop. Staff were also very kind and helpful.

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