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Address: Lenoir, NC
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The beauty of North Carolina

This is a wonderful experience in the quaint quiet rolling hills of western North Carolina, very hidden and wonderful to be the gem

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jim L
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Lenoir, North Carolina
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Lenoir, North Carolina
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful experience in the quaint quiet rolling hills of western North Carolina, very hidden and wonderful to be the gem

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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Wilson's Creek is one of my favorite day trips! We go a few times every spring and summer. A beautiful, scenic drive! You can hike to Harpers Falls for a cool swim in the pool beneath the falls, climb the rocks, picnic in the perfect secluded spot, explore the ruins at Mortimer, and more, more, more! It's the stuff that... More 

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Morganton
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87 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My mom's family came from this area and the gorge that wilson creeks runs through is spectacular. The water is ice cold and there are some great rustic picnic areas.

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1 Thank Beverly C
Lenoir, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Wilson Creek is a remote area, showcasing a beautiful wild and scenic river. The Wilson Creek Visitor Center is a showcase of the history of the area. The Visitor Center also houses a wonderful topo map of the Wilson Creek watershed area. A must visit!!!

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Thank Darin M
Reno, Nevada
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016

A hidden ttreasure in the western north Carolina area. It is a special place to go when trailing in western nc

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Durham, North Carolina
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50 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We went here for the first time Sunday of Labor Day Weekend. There were a couple of hundred cars parked along the gravel road and almost as many looking for a parking spot. It's a beautiful place but suffers from overuse during weekends. I went again the Tuesday after Labor Day and it was idyllic. Arriving at 8:30 I was... More 

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1 Thank christopherpee
Lenoir, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This place is one of my favor place to visit. I enjoy swimming at a couple place around there. I've ever cookout down there for my daughter birthday party.

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1 Thank mismystery2125
Granite Falls, North Carolina
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 September 2016

You have to love great scenery in out of the way places where last part of trip is dirt road. You will be rewarded with swimming, sunning on big rocks, views unreal.

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Thank Violet R
Morganton, North Carolina
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

No doubt it is a beautiful area. We stopped to investigate all the whooping and playful happy sounds in the Gorge. We were out of sight of our truck for 15 minutes and someone must have stopped their car ( no one was walking on that road) reached in an open window and grabbed my bag. Only had $1, but... More 

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Blowing Rock, North Carolina, United States
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85 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Wilson Creek means different things to different folks. It's a great place to go camping. It's a great place to go fishing, tubing, and kyacking. It is stocked with rainbow and brown trout. It is usually very crowded in summer. The rocky canyons of lower Wilson Creek are a sight to behold. If you are in the area you should... More 

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Thank Earl D

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