We hope to see you again soon! There are places to stop and enjoy a picnic and just marvel at the breathtaking views. No, you can see wonderful views without crossing the bridge, but if you do decide to cross you will be rewarded with spectacular degree views of the surrounding region. Bob Stratton Bald Hooper Bald. Western Regional Climate Center. Art in the Park Blowing Rock 9. One of North America 's largest Highland Games , the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games , are held here each year, drawing in visitors from all over the world.
Mile High Swinging Bridge - Review of Grandfather Mountain, Linville, NC - TripAdvisor
This includes two large fixed ladders that traverse rock faces. This includes two large fixed ladders that traverse rock faces. The swinging bridge is now completely wheelchair accessible. Joseph Hartley advised the Greensboro installation crew to tie the bridge down with cables. Alamance Battleground Charles B.
The Grandfather Mountain Nature Museum houses more than two dozen excellent exhibits designed to educate guests about the natural history of Grandfather Mountain and the surrounding region. We believe the ticket prices are a good value considering all there is to see and do at Grandfather, including crossing the Mile High Swinging Bridge, viewing the scenery, visiting the animal habitats, touring the Nature Museum, participating in naturalist programs, hiking and picnicking. It is an unexpected gesture of kindness that seems to hover for a moment in the space between them. The Blue Ridge Parkway passes by the south side of the mountain and also passes over the nearby Grandmother Gap. Mountains of North Carolina.
High Country This area is an outdoor playground, including some of the best camping, hiking, biking and fishing around. Retrieved September 19, TripAdvisor LLC is not responsible for content on external web sites. Online marketing by JB Media Group. Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License ; additional terms may apply. The Morton family established the Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation to continue to operate the travel destination as an educational nature park.