Oct. 5, 2017 | Grandfather Mountain


Skip Sickler | Grandfather Mountain Stewardship FoundationOct. 5, 2017 | Grandfather Mountain

Bass Lake grows even more picturesque, as fall color begins to brighten the landscape

Located off U.S. Highway 221 near Blowing Rock, a short drive from Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 294.6, Bass Lake is part of Moses Cone Memorial Park. Here you’ll find ample easy-access hiking and leaf-looking options, with some of the longer trails leading to the historic Cone Manor House.

Frank Ruggiero, fall color reporter

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