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The Mitchell County Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center is housed in the Museum of NC Minerals, Blue Ridge Parkway, Spruce Pine.
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Step back in time to enjoy the holidays the old-fashioned way. Take a ride on Scrooge’s Christmas Tour Trolley through historic Downtown Salisbury,…
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Marion (16.48 mile)
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Spruce Pine (0.12 mile)
Asian Grill featuring daily buffet as well as menu items. In the heart of downtown Spruce Pine.
Spruce Pine (0.17 mile)
Downtown Coffee Shop serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Daily specials. Large variety of coffees, icecreams and desserts.
Spruce Pine (0.57 mile)
Handcrafted beer and hand-tossed pizza.
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Spruce Pine (0.35 mile)
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Unique 46 unit hotel/conference center. An early 20’s school property that has been converted into the area’s premiere hotel and conference center....
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Spruce Pine (0.90 mile)
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