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The Blowing Rock

Highway 321 South, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
+1 828-295-7111
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Family friendly as well as a beautiful Wedding Venue

Lovely place to relax and enjoy with family and friends. Memorable photos taken to last a lifetime... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Windy for sure

A beautiful setting almost on the top of the mountain. Overlooks the Blue Ridge Mountains... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leon S
Somerset, Kentucky
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  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Highway 321 South, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
+1 828-295-7111
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to relax and enjoy with family and friends. Memorable photos taken to last a lifetime of the mountain range and my family. Small entrance fee but well worth the stroll on grounds, nature trails, through gardens and historical photo gallery museum. While visiting...More

Thank MtRushNoMore
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful setting almost on the top of the mountain. Overlooks the Blue Ridge Mountains. Spectacular views but if you're wearing a hat or worried about your hair, the wind will take care of both. We will go back in the fall.

Thank Leon S
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are on the fence about whether or not to go, then get off of it and GO! The views are stunning. This was by far my favorite attraction of our little mountain getaway!!

Thank mariahbaxley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A small area of the history of Blowing Rock but it has great views of the mountains! Suitable for all ages. Really enjoyed the small museum with history of the surrounding area

Thank Jmatherly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by on the spur of the moment--so glad we did! The grounds are beautiful, the view is fantastic. The cats and the waterfall are nice additions. The only thing we didn't care for was the admission price. But I suppose they have to...More

1  Thank Charles139
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a very nice hour wandering here, went at lunch time and it was quiet. Yes you can get similar views along the Blue Ridge Parkway but the gardens are very nice to walk around as well. We thought it was good value for a...More

Thank Annie-Hart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful view. We were able to visit on Memorial Day weekend, crowds were light and the weather was perfect. The folklore only adds to the majestic beauty of the views! Highly recommend - easy to see for the whole family.

Thank SandyH248
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I haven't been to THE Blowing Rock since I was about 7 years old and my husband has never been, so it was the perfect trip to stop by. We went early morning around 9am, so they had just opened and we were three of...More

Thank VEE1225
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hiked with our daughter and her hedgehog (you heard me right) and we enjoyed ourselves. It was during back-to-school rush but we did not feel the crowds of parents around. So worth the hike and a great experience to reflect with baby before you...More

Thank KathyLipschutz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don't understand how this gets 4 or 5 stars. Don't get me wrong. The views are amazing. But, you can get equally spectacular views along the parkway for free, as many others have pointed out. The "garden" and "waterfall" are both so small I...More

1  Thank maclba
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is the senior pass good at blowing rock ?
4 September 2016|
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Response from Bobbi W | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I don't know.