You Won’t Find Many Stores As Downright Charming As The Laurel River Store In North Carolina

For many people traveling to North Carolina’s popular Hot Springs, a stop at the Laurel River Store is almost a rite of passage located at one of the prettiest crossroads where the turn toward Hot Springs crosses the scenic Big Laurel Creek, complete with a waterfall beneath the old concrete bridge.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

The best way to learn if the store has reopened is to follow the Laurel River Store Facebook page. And don’t worry… that delicious coffee will flow again.

Expect (and look forward to) an OPEN sign there in the future. This is one charming little store you don’t want to pass on by, so be sure to plan to stop here if they’re open when you reach the crossroads of US-25 and NC-208.

We love promoting small businesses all over the Tar Heel State that have been affected by this unprecedented year of, well, distress. Know of another small business that could use a little love right now? You can nominate it here for a featured article like this one!

Address: 5150 NE US 25/70 HWY, Marshall, NC 28753, USA