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Hiking Along the Blue Ridge Parkway

The Blue Ridge Parkway is a hikers paradise.  With more than 70 trails along the North Carolina portion of the Parkway, you can find something for every level and interest, from easy to strenuous. 252 more words

North Carolina

Feeling Hot? Head to Blowing Rock!

Temperatures are supposed to heat up to an all time high for the year!!  Want to know a great secret (that some of you already know), head to Blowing Rock and get cool at Moses Cone Memorial park! 188 more words


Day Trip: Blowing Rock, NC

My family and I took a little day trip the NC mountains this weekend.  I can never resist the cool air and the stunning views.  Not to mention loads of stores and stands with handmade items…it is a little piece of heaven for me and luckily it’s a short drive away.   58 more words

Life In General

Attractions: DOC'S ROCKS GEM MINE, Blowing Rock

North Carolina has been affectionately called “the treasure chest of the States”, and rightfully so, considering the Old North State is home to over 300 varieties of gemstones and minerals, the most of any in the nation. 1,184 more words

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Blowing Rock

OK… throw away the maps… they are too misleading.

There are 2 ways to get to Blowing Rock… OK 3.

1.From Boone route 321 is a 4- lane with many attractions along the way. 1,473 more words