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Wilson Creek

Lenoir, NC
+1 828-759-0005
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Best hiking, swiming in the area

LOVE, this mountain and am proud to call it my second home as my mom and step-dad owned Walkers... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Starreviews4U
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Morganton, North Carolina
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Wilson's Creek is amazing! It is beautiful!!! Gray trout fishing and kayaking. There isn't any... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
janeyporter67
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Lenoir, North Carolina
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Lenoir, NC
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

LOVE, this mountain and am proud to call it my second home as my mom and step-dad owned Walkers Country store for around 30 years, in fact that is the front porch of the ole store. What can I say? Go up on a Monday,...More

2  Thank Starreviews4U
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Wilson's Creek is amazing! It is beautiful!!! Gray trout fishing and kayaking. There isn't any camping except at Betsy's Ole Country's store. It is a nice small campground with grey clean bathroom facilities. Lots of trails to hike as well!

1  Thank janeyporter67
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Wilson Creek is a wonderful adventure. The drive has so many beautiful scenes,amazing trails and waterfalls. The visitor center is interesting and nice place to learn about the area or just relax on the porch.

1  Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I love Wilson's Creek. I've been over 10 times in the past 2 years. Camping Riverside, hiking and swimming by day. There are so many amazing trails, waterfalls, swimming holes, and the gorge! The visitor center is nice to visit, learn about the area and...More

1  Thank lpollard80
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We had such a beautiful day exploring and hiking Wilson's Creek. We had my 80 year old MIL with us and she was able to enjoy the refreshing creek water too!

1  Thank Katherine P
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is a wonderful experience in the quaint quiet rolling hills of western North Carolina, very hidden and wonderful to be the gem

1  Thank Jim L
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Wilson's Creek is one of my favorite day trips! We go a few times every spring and summer. A beautiful, scenic drive! You can hike to Harpers Falls for a cool swim in the pool beneath the falls, climb the rocks, picnic in the perfect...More

1  Thank Flipnandflopn
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My mom's family came from this area and the gorge that wilson creeks runs through is spectacular. The water is ice cold and there are some great rustic picnic areas.

2  Thank Beverly C
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Wilson Creek is a remote area, showcasing a beautiful wild and scenic river. The Wilson Creek Visitor Center is a showcase of the history of the area. The Visitor Center also houses a wonderful topo map of the Wilson Creek watershed area. A must visit!!!

1  Thank Darin M
Reviewed 27 September 2016

A hidden ttreasure in the western north Carolina area. It is a special place to go when trailing in western nc

1  Thank teamcrisp
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