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Address: Highway 321 South, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
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Beautiful Scenery!

This is a beautiful little place to visit! The landscaping and observation areas are beautiful! The pathways are easy to navigate, some portions are paved. I thought for $7/person... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 July 2016
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Lexington, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

It was a really cool view even though it was a little foggy. They have 2 gift shops, a garden, The Blowing Rock, a photo gallery, a few trails, and a lookout tower. It wasn't too pricy, but be prepared to pay a bit. $7 for adults $6 for seniors or military discount $2 for children 4-11 $0 for 3... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

We loved this place! It was somewhat rainy and foggy the day we went but it cleared up pretty quick and we were able to go through the park which is not very big, but very beautiful. They allowed our dog to go in too! A great site to see and learn about.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

When joyed the visit, the views were awesome. A nice little park also to walk around in with benches if you need to stop and rest. The history of the Blowingrock was very interesting. If you're in the area I definitely recommend making this a stop.

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Lexington, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

This is a beautiful little place to visit! The landscaping and observation areas are beautiful! The pathways are easy to navigate, some portions are paved. I thought for $7/person that this was a nice value!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

It is called Blowing Rock for a reason! It is always windy and standing on the edge of the rocks (there are railings) can be a challenge for some. Incredible views and nice story. Worth the visit.

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Having been many times to Blowing Rock but never here, we paid the $6 senior price to see the view. It is spectacular! And the observation deck and many overlooks keep it from being crowded. I recommend goung as the sun sets if possible.

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Boone, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Haven't been there in years. Nothing much has changed. The view is spectacular as usual. The staff was very nice. Restrooms clean. Shops nice.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

The views of area mountains and valleys are spectacular. There is plenty of room to take in the scenery and enjoy the cool mountain air. Paths are easy to navigate through the well-kept landscaping and gardens,

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Raleigh, NC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

We stopped in with our 1 year old and labradoodle to check out the rock - it's a neat piece of NC Natural History and the park area is well done and admission is reasonable to help them maintain the facilities and keep access available. The views are awesome and the staff was super nice.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Well worth a look and the views are beautiful. The rock is interesting and the garden area around the shop are very nice. We had lunch sitting in the gardens which was pleasant. Shop was nice and we pocked up a few bargains.

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