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North Wilkesboro area
Regional 10-county visitor information for Northwest North Carolina. Covers Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Caldwell, Iredell, Surry, Watauga,…
Wilkes County has so much to offer, such as fun things to do for the whole family.
Enjoy an authentic coastal experience on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, with waters of crystalline purity bordering sandy, sparkling beaches. From…
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Wilkesboro (0.08 mile)
Located at Wilkes Community College, we’re within walking distance of the MerleFest (Merle Watson Festival), Hampton Inn and College Park Inn.
Wilkesboro (0.38 mile)
Our steaks are cut fresh daily. Open for lunch & dinner 7 days a week. All ABC permits.
A locally owned diner with burgers, sandwiches, vegetarian foods, and salads. They offer a variety of coffee drinks and frozen yogurts.
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Wilkesboro (0.15 mile)
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Wilkesboro (1.10 mile)
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Located off 421 at the entrance of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, we offer the perfect place for business or leisure with spacious rooms and deluxe complimentary breakfast.
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