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.

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.

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