Hickory Falls Guesthouse near Asheville N.C. located close to Chimney Rock State Park
Asheville NC just 42 min from Chimney Rock has a mired of outdoor activities, and exploring Chimney Rock State Park should be a must-do on any visitor’s list.
The park is most commonly known by the 315-foot-high granite monolith that got the park its name, the top of which can be reached by an elevator.
A trip to Hickory Falls Guesthouse Motel and the top of Chimney Rock, travelers can see a spectacular, 360-degree view of the surrounding forests and mountains.
Other park highlights include the Devil’s Head balancing rock, the 404-foot Hickory Nut Falls waterfall, and the Opera Box, a cavern-like space along Skyline Trail that offers visitors a panoramic view of Lake Lure and Hickory Nut Gorge. If the park looks familiar, its because of Hollywood history. That’s right! Chimney Rock played a huge role as the setting for the final scenes in The Last of the Mohicans.
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So when you come visit Asheville NC you will know Where to Stay and What to Do in and near Asheville.