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Grandfather Country Store

6371 US Highway 221 S, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9432
+1 828-295-6100
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Country store with some nostalgia

As we were traveling out of Blowing Rock we stumbled upon this store. We were not lost but there... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
MDT2001
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Shelby, North Carolina
Great country store!

Sweet owners, lovely store with a variety of items. Forget drinks or snacks before your hike? Well... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2016
wanderlusst00
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Banner Elk, North Carolina
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On the eastern slope of Grandfather Mountain rests a country store that has claimed the site at Blue Moon Gap since the early 1920s. Generations of mountain people have bought groceries, hardware, and automobile products at the little store that was once known as Blue Moon Station and is now Grandfather Country Store. It has had some changes, but remains ever "The Country Store" to the locals.
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2 Aug 2016
“Country store with some nostalgia”
1 Aug 2016
“Great country store!”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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6371 US Highway 221 S, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9432
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+1 828-295-6100
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

As we were traveling out of Blowing Rock we stumbled upon this store. We were not lost but there is a sign at the door stating they could help with GPS trauma. The convenience store is on the left with the usual drinks, snacks, and...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Sweet owners, lovely store with a variety of items. Forget drinks or snacks before your hike? Well this is the perfect stop! I always enjoy stopping by and talking to the owners. Also, they have great cookies!!!

Thank wanderlusst00
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

This little store is definitely worth a visit! It's jam packed with a little bit of everything nostalgic and knick knacky! so much to see you just have to check it out.

Thank goldenrosy
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Reviewed 12 October 2015

When we lost our way to Rough Ridge off the Blue Ridge Parkway, and stopped to ask for directions at the quaint and homey looking Grandfather Country Store, little did we realise that the owner of the store who was guiding us was the award...More

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