Econo Lodge

2217 South Sterling Street, Morganton, North Carolina, 28655, United States | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Morganton

Independence Weekend Trip to Gragg Prong

A travel blog entry by jmpncsu

5

... night before. They were arriving at the parking area right as we pulled up. We got all our stuff and backpacked in about a half-mile along Lost Cove Trail (#262) following Gragg Prong downstream. The campsite was just off the trail and was a really beautiful little spot, just above the creek with a small cascade nearby. After getting our tent set up, we donned our daypacks and continued along ...

More Waterfalls in Wilson Creek

A travel blog entry by jmpncsu

14

... almost completely full with cars parked along the road as well, but we were able to find a spot and started hiking along the trail. It’s quite steep at first as it leads up to a ridgeline and then levels off when it hits the ridgeline. It’s about about a mile and a half to the waterfall and we passed Yellow Buck Trail and Raider Camp Trail on the way. Towards the end, the trail follows Harper Creek upstream, ...

Wilson Creek Waterfalls

A travel blog entry by jmpncsu

10

... over Gragg Prong. By this time, we had run out of water and it was getting late. We were both exhausted, so decided to come back tomorrow to get these waterfalls. We made our way back to the cars, stopping for a couple more pictures of Hunt Fish Falls with fewer people around and better light conditions. Then, the hike back up to the parking area. We decided to get Chinese takeout and have it for dinner back at the ...

North Harper Creek Falls

A travel blog entry by jmpncsu

9

... a few times to see some nice cascades on the creek above the falls. A few would almost qualify as waterfalls, though I'm sure that they're not named. It was getting late by now and we were both getting hungry, so we headed to Banner Elk and Sandy bought dinner for my birthday at Puerto Nuevo, a very good Mexican restaurant. Then we headed back to camp and built a fire before retiring for the ...

Hebron Colony Falls

A travel blog entry by jmpncsu

10

... parking anywhere on this road is now prohibited (and strictly enforced by state troopers and sheriff’s deputies I understand, although not from experience). So we parked at the picnic area at Price Park and hiked to the falls along Boone Fork Trail. The entire trail makes a five-mile loop, but we were just hiking the first 1.5 miles to the falls and back. Initially, the trail goes through ...

Location

This hotel, located on 2217 South Sterling Street, Morganton, is near Quaker Meadows Golf Club.
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