Nearby Attractions

Alpine Log Cabin is conveniently located to many attractions--Valle Crucis, home to Mast General Store (a must see), Mast General Store Annex (A Candy Lovers Dream Come True), Horn in the West Battle Reinactment, Mystery Hill, Grandfather Mountain, Linville Caverns, Hawksnest snow tubing and zip-lines, and the three major Ski areas in the state--Sugar Mountain, Beech Mountain, and Appalachian Ski Resorts. 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


Appalachian State University

Lees-McRae College

Crossnore Weavers Gallery

Wineries & Wine Tasting

Appalachian Ski Area

940 Ski Mountain Rd.

Blowing Rock, NC


For current snow conditions call:



Sugar Mountain Ski Area

1009 Sugar Mountain Drive

Sugar Mountain, NC


For current snow conditions call:

800-784-2761  Ext 1


Beech Mountain Ski Area

1007 Beech Mountain PKWY

Blowing Rock, NC


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


Moses Cone Craft House

Milepost 294 on the Blue Ridge PKWY

Blowing Rock, NC





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



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


Hawksnest Snow Tubing and Zip Lines

2058 Skyland Drive

Seven Devils, NC


Mini Car Racing

Fun n Wheels

2788 HWY 105 S.

Boone, NC