SPRING ACTIVITIES

HIKE THE WATERFALLS

Linville FallsThe Linville River plunges into the Linville Gorge at its head to form this
90-foot waterfall; a gentle half-mile trail from the parking area at Milepost 316 on the Blue
Ridge Parkway.

Elk River Falls – The falls are 85 feet high and are two miles north of Elk Park at the end
of Elk River Road.

Laurel Creek Falls – This 85-foot falls is just past Cove Creek/Sugar Grove on U.S. 321 at
Laurel Creek Road, just before Cove Creek joins the Watauga River.

SHOPPING:
Freds General Store(located on Beech Mt.) Clothes, Groceries, Movie Rentals, Hardware, Household Items.  Great Deli downstairs.  Ski and
Snowboard rentals 828-387-4838
Dollar General – (In Banner Elk) discount general store 828-898-8924
Emporium Shoppes at the Village – (In Banner Elk) 65 stores 828-898-8323
Great Train Robbery(In Banner Elk) lots craft booths 828-898-8645
Boone Mall(in Boone) standard mall, big and small stores 828-264-7286
Shoppes at Farmers Hardware & Supply(in Boone) 100+ craft booths 828-264-8801
Mast General Store(Boone & Valle Crucis) clothes, household items, food – great place to visit because its like walking back in time!  828-295-8733
(note Valle Cruicis is the original store and a must see)
Tanger Shoppes (Outlet Mall) – (in Blowing Rock, 1 hr away) Great Outlet Mall 800-720-6728
Main Street Blowing Rock – (in Blowing Rock) tons of stores and restaurants up and down Main Street

They provide FREE equipment, FREE tackle, and FREE bait.
3 pond sizes, stocked with Rainbow Trout.
You pay only for what you catch.
They will even clean it for you!