Magic Cycles – Boone
The Blue Ridge Parkway
469 miles, 250+ overlooks, 26 tunnels, 151 bridges and more views than you can count. 19,000,000 visitors per year, making this the most-visited National Park in the United States. Plenty of Hiking, cabin rental options and some Fun Facts.
Blood Sweat & Gears – June
5 miles South of Boone at the Valle Crucis Elementary School, Valle Crucis NC
Celebrating its 14th year is a strenuous 100 mile loop ride with ever-changing terrain and a cumulative climbing elevation of 13,000+ feet. The 4500 foot climb up Snake Mountain reaches an 18-20% grade near the top! Lance Armstrong calls Boone NC “The best area for training in the whole of the United States.”
Blood Sweat & Gears Boone NC
High Mountain Expeditions – Banner Elk
1380 Highway 105 South, Boone North Carolina 28607
Whitewater Rafting, River Tubing, Hiking, Caving – High Mountain Expeditions, with outposts in both Boone and Banner Elk, will have something for the adventurer in all of us! Family Fun, First-timers, solo and Group Activities Boone NC.
High Mountain Expeditions Things To Do Boone NC
Boone Bike and Touring – Boone
899 Blowing Rock Road, Boone, NC 28607
Need Boone Bike Rentals for your vacation? Boone Bike and Touring can do more than just Mountain Bike Rentals Boone NC and Road Bike Rentals Blowing Rock, they can provide plenty of Boone Biking Information and can fix that flat tire you have after a day of Mountain Biking Rocky Knob, our state-of-the-art facility and world-class resource for the Boone Area Biking. Shop online or find your Family Friendly Bike Rentals options.
Boone Bike and Touring for Boone Bike Rentals
Kerr Scott Biking Trails & Lake – Wilkesboro
Home to 35 miles of sweet single track Mountain Biking Boone NC, considered some of the best trails in the United States! Kerr Scott is also home to a 1400 acre crystal clear lake and reservoir, perfect for fishing, boating & canoeing. Located near Wilkesboro, about 30 minutes N.E. of Boone NC. Boat Ramps, Camping, Fishing Kerr Scott.
Kerr Scott Reservoir for fishing and biking information
Boone Greenway Trail – Boone
Intersection of Hunting Hills Ln and State Farm Road (near Deerfield intersection).
Located just passed the Watauga County Recreation Complex is a wheelchair friendly hiking trails for joggers walkers, rollerbladers and runners. Pet Friendly with leashes. Pass over the New River, passed old ruins, cross 3 bridges, open fields, meadows, mountain stream. Birdwatching Boone NC.
Rocky Knob Bike Park – Boone
Off US Hwy 421, 2 miles east of the 194 intersection, just outside Boone limits
Rocky Knob is a 185 acre Boone NC Biking Park with almost 3 miles of Boone Biking Trails already open to the public. Two well-designed biking trails opened in 2011 that also allow Hiking Boone NC! Another 5+ miles of biking trails and a terrain park are currently under construction. Pet friendly on leashes.
Rocky Knob Bike Park for Mountain Biking Boone NC
Bass Lake – Blowing Rock
Mile Marker 296.4 of the Blue Ridge Parkway, turn towards Blowing Rock, drive 1 mile
A handicap or stroller accessible .8 mile loop around the lake. Located in the valley below Moses Cone Manor, the white pines and Maple trees are truly breathtaking in the Fall. Peace and serenity and even some wildlife. Great for birdwatching Blowing Rock.
Grandfather Mountain – Linville
Blue Ridge Parkway at Mile Marker 305 (15 mi from Blowing Rock NC)
Grandfather Mountain is home to a mile-high swinging bridge (5280 ft elevation), picnic tables, a nature museum and 12 miles of regularly maintained hiking trails ranging from easy nature trails to more difficult backwoods. Park along the Blue Ridge Parkway just prior to the Grandfather Mtn entrance to enjoy free hiking, otherwise pay per person to enter the park, walk the bridge, visit the museum and enjoy its amenities. Grandfather is a MUST visit while in the High Country!
Grandfather Mountain, a Boone Tourist Attraction