Blue Ridge Parkway

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America’s Favorite Drive – 469 Miles of Mountain Vistas and Historic Sites

The Blue Ridge Parkway winds its way 469 miles through mountain meadows and past seemingly endless vistas with outstanding scenery and endless recreational opportunities . Split-rail fences, old farmsteads and historic structures complement the spectacular views of distant mountains and neighboring valleys.  More info

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Grandfather Mountain

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Views from the Highest Point in the Blue Ridge

Visit Grandfather Mountain and cross the famous Mile High Swinging Bridge, photograph native wildlife in natural habitats and hike some of the South’s finest alpine trails. US 221 two miles north of Linville and one mile south of the Blue Ridge Parkway at milepost 305, 15 miles south of Blowing Rock. Open all year, weather permitting in winter. 1 (800) 468-7325 or 1 828-733-2013