The Oldest Roadside Attraction In The State Is So Perfectly North Carolina

North Carolina is home to countless natural attractions. From the mountains to the sea, and everywhere in between, visitors from near and far love to admire the many natural attractions found in the Tar Heel State. To that end, you may be surprised (or not!) to learn that North Carolina’s oldest roadside attraction is a rock. However, the Blowing Rock is no ordinary rock.

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 Blowing Rock official address is

Learn more on the official website for The Blowing Rock and on the Facebook page.

For more things to do near The Blowing Rock, head to the Tweetsie Railroad or take a cheese factory tour.