Laurel Springs, town ofOnlineSend an email - email@example.comAddressNC 18 and Blue Ridge Parkway (MP 248)Laurel Springs, NC 28644PhonePrimary - (800) 372-5473 Laurel Springs has a storied history with the Blue Ridge Parkway. Home to Congressman Bob Doughton, probably the single person most responsible for the Parkway, his restored historic home is now a popular bed and breakfast and Doughton Park bears his name. Downtown Laurel Springs is located on NC 18 where is crosses the Parkway near Mile Post 248 and is magnet for motorcyclists touring this scenic byway and the back roads of the surrounding communities. Several local restaurants offer live music. Sample the fruit of the vine at the local winery. Browse one or the area’s largest collectibles store.