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Blue Ridge Traveler

 Lake James, Linville Falls,

Marion, Little Switzerland,

and Old Fort, NC


Relax, Explore, & Connect

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Fun Finds and Freebies

Sky Valley Zip Tours

Your Canopy Adventure Awaits


5 min. from Boone/Blowing Rock


 10 zip lines, a swinging bridge,

a cliff jump, and countless views


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**Grandfather Vineyard 

& Winery** 

Monday, Wed - Saturday 12-6pm

Sunday 1-5pm

Closed Tuesday

$10 dry tasting /$6 sweet tasting 


Come enjoy a glass of our award

winning wine while you relax by

the Watauga river!

Alleghany Inn

Easy to find, hard to leave!


Located in Sparta, just 4 miles

from the New River and 7 miles

from the Blue Ridge Parkway.


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Catawba Falls
by Travis Proctor & Brenda Hoss

Latest Update: April 21, 2011

Photo by Travis Proctor
Directions: From exit 73 on I-40 at Old Fort, NC turn onto Catawba Falls Road, traveling about 3 miles to end of road. Trail head is on left across an old bridge. Hike 1.3 miles to base of first falls and .2 miles to second falls. Dangerous climb to second falls.

Photo by Travis Proctor

Photo by Travis Proctor