Nearby Attractions

Alpine Log Cabin is conveniently located to many attractions--Valle Crucis, home to Mast General Store (a must see), Mystery Hill, Grandfather Mountain, Linville Caverns, Hawksnest snow tubing and zip-lining, and the three major Ski areas in the state--Appalachian Ski Resort, Sugar Mountain, and Beech Mountain. Tweetsie Railroad, another of North Carolina's top attractions, provides fun for all ages.

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Mast General Store

Mast General Annex 

The Blowing Rock

Magic Mountain Mini Golf

Tweetsie Railroad

Grandfather Mountain

Horn in the West Outdoor Drama

Watauga County Farmer's Market

Linville Caverns

Linville Falls

717 Gurney Franklin Rd. via the Blue Ridge Parkway

milepost 317.4

Linville Falls, NC

828-765-1045

Appalachian State University

Lees-McRae College

Crossnore Weavers Gallery

Wineries & Wine Tasting

Appalachian Ski Area

940 Ski Mountain Rd.

Blowing Rock, NC

828-295-7848 

For current snow conditions call:

828-295-7828

 

Sugar Mountain Ski Area

1009 Sugar Mountain Drive

Sugar Mountain, NC

828-898-4521

For current snow conditions call:

800-784-2761  Ext 1

 

Beech Mountain Ski Area

1007 Beech Mountain PKWY

Blowing Rock, NC

828-295-7938

For current snow conditions call:

800-438-2093  Ext 241

Mountain Music Events

Joe Shannon's Mountain Home Music

Blue Ridge Music Trails

Doc & Rosa Lee Watson MusicFest 'N Sugar Grove

Second Weekend in July on the grounds of Historic 

Cove Creek School

Sugar Grove, NC

828-297-2200

Moses Cone Craft House

Milepost 294 on the Blue Ridge PKWY

Blowing Rock, NC

828-295-7938

 

 

 

Blue Ridge Soap Shed

Gem Mining

Sugar Creek Gem Mining

Linn Cove Viaduct

Milepost 304 on the Blue Ridge PKWY

Mystery Hill

129 Mystery Hill Lane

Blowing Rock, NC

828-264-2792 

FESTIVALS

Boone Heritage Festival

Wooly Worm Festival

Third Weekend in October

Banner Elk, NC

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games

Second Weekend in July at McRae Meadows

Grandfather Mountain near Linville, NC

828-733-1333

Hawksnest Snow Tubing and Zip Lines

2058 Skyland Drive

Seven Devils, NC

828-963-6561

Mini Car Racing

Fun n Wheels

2788 HWY 105 S.

Boone, NC

828-262-3780