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Old Fort Picnic Area

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Wonderful place for a picnic!

We stopped here after hiking in the area one afternoon and were delighted. The grounds are... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2018
Cincytraveler44
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Beautiful shady picnic area

This picnic area is well shaded so remember to bring something to clear the table and benches with... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2017
momroper
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Old Fort, NC
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Reviewed April 7, 2018

We stopped here after hiking in the area one afternoon and were delighted. The grounds are lovely--secluded and right by a pretty little creek . Plenty of picnic tables. There was even a "bathroom" which is more like an outhouse--but it was clean considering and...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2017

This picnic area is well shaded so remember to bring something to clear the table and benches with you. but the small amount of work is well worth the lovely dappled sunlight on a summers day. It has a tiny stream that bisects the actual...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2014

These picnic grounds are a hidden gem in Old Fort, just a few minutes north of town at the intersection of Old US Hwy 70 and Mill Creek Road. We like coming here with our dogs during the week and often have the place to...More

Thank Brigette W
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Reviewed March 24, 2014

This is the perfect place for a picnic, to sit and read a book, or just to relax and enjoy nature. Very nice!

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Reviewed December 26, 2012

We rode our mountain bicycles down the mountain and ending our trip at the picnic area was perfect. We rested a bit, ate our snacks and relaxed in the cool air coming off of the stream.

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Reviewed December 15, 2011

I honestly can't come up with even one negative : )

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Reviewed August 18, 2011

Just off of I40, the downtown picnic area at Old Fort, NC is the best place to kick off your mountain vaca. Especially if your kids need a break before you hit the Asheville area, this is a great small and safe place to park,...More

3  Thank DeeDeeNC070
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