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The Blowing Rock

Highway 321 South, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
+1 828-295-7111
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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... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Morehead City, North Carolina
via mobile
Stunning Views

Beautiful natural attraction with stunning panoramas of the mountains. Park like setting with trail... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
marty h
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  • Poor9%
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Highway 321 South, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
+1 828-295-7111
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 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.

Thank CarolinaThinBlue
Reviewed 23 August 2016 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.

Thank marty h
Reviewed 23 August 2016 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.

Thank Colin666
Reviewed 22 August 2016 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...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 22 August 2016

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!

Thank mountaingirlatheart3
Reviewed 20 August 2016 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

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 19 August 2016

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

Thank chuckland
Reviewed 19 August 2016

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

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 17 August 2016

If you're in the area, then I would stop by, but wouldn't recommend travelling too far otherwise. It is pleasant enough there, but the photographs of the rock, do create an impression it is far more remote and spectacular than it actually is. The views...More

Thank Welshman101
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We came here in August but like fools didn't check the weather!! On the journey up from Charlotte we weather was good but the closer we got to the mountains it got worse and by the time we got to the blowing rock you could...More

Thank Duncan W
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