The Branches

Address: Timber Ridge Road, Banner Elk, North Carolina, 28604 , United States | Resort
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Location

This resort, located on Timber Ridge Road, Banner Elk, is near Grandfather Mountain, Sugar Mountain Resort, Hawksnest Golf & Ski Resort, and Tanger Outlets Blowing Rock.
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Travel Blogs from Banner Elk

Two Seasons in One Day

A travel blog entry by jmpncsu on Nov 01, 2014

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... Trail heading northbound towards Round Bald. The wind was brutal but we were able to get a bit of shelter hiking through a section of spruce forest, where the trees absorbed most of the wind. We went a little further past the forested area and got a couple pictures of the snowy scenes but the wind gusts were strong and so after a few pictures, we quickly made our way back to the car. From here, we headed back into North Carolina. By ...

The Blue Ridge Parkway

A travel blog entry by modernnomad67 on Oct 27, 2014

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The Blue Ridge Parkway runs for almost 500 miles connecting Shenandoah and Great Smoky Mountains National Parks. What makes it a parkway besides the fine scenery, numerous turnouts, and prohibition on commercial vehicles are the gradual gradients and mild curves. These al make it a far more pleasant drive than most mountain roads

I went the distance of the Parkway with my family in 1982 on the way to the world's fair in Knoxville. ...

One Last Waterfall

A travel blog entry by jmpncsu on Oct 26, 2014

... a parking spot at the Jacob Fork parking area, we hiked the High Shoals Falls Loop Trail to the waterfall. The trail starts out following an old road and becomes more of a trail as it follows Jacob Fork upstream. As we approached the falls, the trail crossed the creek and headed up via stairs and rocks. This last section was a bit ...

Fishing on the Watauga River

A travel blog entry by barbstravels on Oct 24, 2014

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Awoke to a beautiful sunrise over the mountains. Packed a picnic lunch and fishing gear and hit the road. Stopped at our favorite breakfast restaurant - Banner Elk Cafe. And then, we were on a mission to find a fishing spot along the Watauga River that Eric went to about 10 yrs ago. AND WE FOUND IT!!! Perfect spot and a perfect day to sit and watch Eric fish. He ...

Picture perfect day to explore

A travel blog entry by barbstravels on Oct 23, 2014

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... at a ski resort - Beech Mtn and a Mexican Restaurant that I found on Yelp. Thank God for Yelp. Many great places we have found. Tonight I plan to get to bed early. Tanna and I stayed up until after 1:00 last night talking by the fire and these late nights are beginning to take a toll. Tomorrow, we are going fishing (fly fishing). Looking forward to it. Love from all of us .... B K E ...