The Breathtaking Overlook In North Carolina That Lets You See For Miles And Miles
What is it about a high mountain peak that refreshes the soul and wipes away the worries of the day? Whatever it is about the Waterrock Knob overlook along the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina, it’s quite simply magical.
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Waterrock Knob is located 17 miles east of Cherokee, North Carolina at Milepost 451.2 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. The visitor’s center is open seasonally. Waterrock Knob Overlook is open any time the parkway is open.
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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