Westglow Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Blowing Rock
Nice cruise along the Parkway today, starting with the headquarters visitor centre near Asheville, then a short run to,the Craft Centre, where June spent a lot of time but emerged with, NOTHING. After that we enjoyed the scenery all the way to the exit to ...
... trail at Mount Mitchell State Park. After grabbing a hot cider and a coffee we headed up the short pathway to the highest peak of the Appalachian Mountains. We drove another couple hours and found ourselves in Helen, GA... I mean Little Switzerland, NC. A hotel bar afforded a picturesque setup; adirondack chairs surrounding a large stone fire pit overlooking a mountainscape. A perfect place to relax with wine until the sunset. Immediately reached for the phone with ...
... to see the falls at different angles. The woods here are very lush and almost have a rainforest feeling to them. It's very different from Colorado.
We got back to the house around 4pm and everyone was hanging out at the pool. We joined them for some fun time with the kids. Aunt Amanda, Eric's Sister, arrived this afternoon. It's very exciting ...
... 20 minutes to Grandfather Mountain. Our first stop inside the park was the animal habitat. We watched the river otters feed and saw the deer and Eagle habitat. By far the highlight was the bear enclosure. We spent a lot of time watching the bears.
After the animals and the museum we made our way a little further up the road to have a picnic. The views were ...
I had decided that I would not make any reservations for hotel rooms. I didn't know how far we would get each day and figured there were plenty of towns around to find something. I don't know why, but Blowing Hole, NC, doesn't seem to have much, but ...
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