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Old Fort area
Information for Marion, Lake James, Linville Falls, Little Switzerland, Old Fort and surrounding areas.
With more than a million pounds baked here each year, Winston-Salem has been heralded as the epicenter of Moravian Cookie production. Some bakers…
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Marion (12.40 mile)
Free summer concert. Concessions available. 6:30-9:00pm, Main Street, Historic Downtown Marion. For more information, call 828-652-2215.
Marion (12.49 mile)
Annual Concert at the Historic Marion Depot on the lawn. Bring chair or a blanket and enjoy. In case of rain, the concert will be inside the depot.
Marion (11.10 mile)
August 14 - 16
Featuring Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys, Rhonda Vincent & the Rage, The Primitive Quartet, Bobby Osborne & the Rocky Top X-press, Jess...
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Spruce Pine (0.25 mile)
The Chalet restaurant on-site serves full breakfast, lunch and dinner everyday.
Spruce Pine (0.43 mile)
Spectacular views serves lunch and dinner. Panoramic view from balcony. Restaurant open year round. Near junction of NC 226 and Blue Ridge Parkway ...
Little Switzerland (1.53 mile)
Casual mountain atmosphere combine with an innovative taste. Menu samples: Chicken caesar wrap, sundried tomato veggie foccocia, smoked trout BLT
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Little Switzerland (0.25 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Unique inn, chalets and cottages in Little Switzerland, c. 1910.
Little Switzerland (0.26 mile)
Mountain cabins near Little Switzerland completely furnished with fireplaces, lots of glass, wood, paneling, large decks, hot tub on deck and panor...
Marion (0.65 mile)
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Unplug and unwind in a place unlike any you have ever seen! The Alpine Inn of Little Switzerland, is a precious gem among western North Carolinas m...
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