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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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Wonderful View

The Orchard is a great place to spend an afternoon with the family. A place to walk among the apple... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Spruce Pine, North Carolina
via mobile
Apple Orchard in the Blue Ridge Parkway

We came across this place while enjoying the fall colors on the Blue Ridge Parkway. It was end of... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Bowie, Maryland
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“live music” (13 reviews)
“fudge” (19 reviews)
“apple pie” (11 reviews)
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1025 Orchard Rd, Spruce Pine, NC 28777-5701
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Thank iamshermantx
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Every fall we love to drive along the parkway for the beautiful views. We always stop at the orchard for a caramel apple and usually find a jam or jelly to bring home. If driving along the parkway any time of the year, stop by...More

Thank Miguel C
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I wanted to pick apples so we found this place. Even had a cute gift shop and some dancing we got to watch. I enjoyed the day here even tho I got quite lost in the apple orchards. To be honest..the map they give you...More

Thank chrisstirose0608
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I have passed this place many times on my trips up and down the Blue Ridge Parkway, but usually it has not been open as I pass by, or I haven't had time when it was open. This time, it worked out and we finally...More

Thank Lois P
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The location is lovely; right off the Parkway on a lovely hillside overlooking the mountains. It looks like they have live music at times as there was a stage and seating but, unfortunatel.y not the day we visited. I was hoping they would have some...More

Thank 2mdoves
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Place was packed but we really enjoyed listening to the band and watching the dancers. We took of with our $10. Bag and stuffed it for pies when we get home.

Thank Judy A
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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...
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
Cindy S
10 September 2015|
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Response from SPB37659 | Reviewed this property |
There is a ramp