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The Orchard at Altapass

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1025 Orchard Rd, Spruce Pine, NC 28777-5701
+1 828-765-9531
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Nice area.. didn't try the food

We've been there several times in the past yrs. The inside store seems to carry less stuff. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
dan m
via mobile
Orchard at Altapass

, A good place to find local music, dancing, even clogging demonstrations. They gave a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Martha G
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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“live music” (13 reviews)
“fudge” (20 reviews)
“apple pie” (11 reviews)
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LOCATION
1025 Orchard Rd, Spruce Pine, NC 28777-5701
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+1 828-765-9531
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"live music"
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"fudge"
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"apple pie"
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"pick apples"
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"the blue ridge parkway"
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"local music"
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"in season"
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"jams and jellies"
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"food truck"
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"for sale"
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"blue grass"
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"non profit"
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"story telling"
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"the barn"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We've been there several times in the past yrs. The inside store seems to carry less stuff. The ownet Bill is very friendly. He came upto us and greeted us. He also explained how they acquired the property and saved it from a housing development....More

Thank dan m
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

, A good place to find local music, dancing, even clogging demonstrations. They gave a wonderful selection of local books, cards, and wonderful jams, jelly, and relishes. In the Fall their orchards are full of mountain grown apples. Plan to return then as it too...More

1  Thank Martha G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming to the Orchard at Altapass several times per year for the past 10 years or so. It is one of my favorite places to visit when I come to the area and I would consider it a must see. The place...More

2  Thank BCole61
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Music most weekends and some days, great place to stop. Good shop with lots of interesting things, easy parking. Check the website for the activities

Thank jelsegood
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

I was running late, but he stayed and guided me into the store. I asked what apples would be best for applesauce. He said mutsu (which I had never heard of) AKA Crispin and I bought two bags. My wife made applesauce, and then an...More

1  Thank coffeross
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The Orchard is a great place to spend an afternoon with the family. A place to walk among the apple trees that have been feeding Americans for decades. Then visit the gift shop to enjoy an ice cream treat. After that sit down to enjoy...More

1  Thank iamshermantx
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We came across this place while enjoying the fall colors on the Blue Ridge Parkway. It was end of the season (late October). They had apples, apple products,,etc. Small place to eat, ice cream, and fudge.

Thank garris3404
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

About 20 of us from Statesville came here for a hayride Barbara won during a fundraiser event. A beautiful property with lots of history we learned from our storyteller during our hayride . The main store has all kinds of goodies including ice cream, fudge,...More

Thank lizbomb2017
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

I stopped at the Orchard while cruising the Blue Ridge Parkway last Friday. I really enjoyed my visit.....I had a chicken salad sandwich for lunch that was pretty good and a huge piece of apple pie with ice cream for dessert that was DELICIOUS. I...More

Thank Ashley P
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This orchard is a non profit. It is HUGE. We just went in to see if they had cider. They didn't. No one else did either. For the record. You can pick your own apples. We didn't so I cant comment on that. Otherwise they...More

Thank AuntTraci
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nursebkq
21 September 2017|
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Response from Kats1986 | Reviewed this property |
No. But the rides fill up quick, so just get there early. And be there 10-15 min before the ride starts. It is first come, first seated...
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Haitilady545
26 September 2015|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
Music at 1:45 Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. May - September. Yes, clogging shoes are welcome
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Cindy S
10 September 2015|
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Response from SPB37659 | Reviewed this property |
There is a ramp
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