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The Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen area, also known as the Home of American Golf, is your spot for 40 championship courses and so much more.…
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Marion (19.42 mile)
Enjoy a variety of "doughy" goodness, games, music and more!
Blowing Rock (19.02 mile)
The Derby begins at sunrise on Saturday, prizes awarded at 4:30 pm. Win prizes for biggest fish in separate age categories. No entry fees are required and no pre-registration is necessary.
Nebo (19.42 mile)
Everyone is a little bit Irish for St. Patrick's Day!
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Linville Falls (0.04 mile)
Specialty is BBQ - ribs, chicken & sliced pork. Use the best ingredients, buy local as much as possible, serve the world’s first eco-friendly vodka!
Linville Falls (0.05 mile)
Area landmark on three county lines. Fine homestyle cooking & fresh seafood. Just south of The Blue Ridge Parkway at the junction of US 221 & NC 183.
Crossnore (4.31 mile)
Southern / Home Cooking
Year-round restaurant and full-service catering. Homemade soups, salads, sandwiches, and entrees to carry-out or eat-in.
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1 and 2-BR/BA cottages and RV site. Cozy, comfortable, fully furnished; linens and kitchen supplies provided; VCR/DVD, CD, Internet; decks, grills;...
Linville Falls (0.10 mile)
Hotels & Motels
We have nine rooms in our Lodge and one and two bedroom cottages. In addition, we have a six-bedroom Manor House with 2-baths - handicapped accessible & ADA approved with a wrap-around porch.
Linville Falls (0.37 mile)
We have 3 rustic cozy cabins. Fully equipped. Beautifully furnished. Just off the Blue Ridge Parkway, mile marker 31. Near Linville Falls.
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