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Weekend Getaway: Breezy Stone

Posted September 15, 2006 1:08 p.m. EDT


Just kidding with that title! It's Friday and we're all a little giddy. Our weekend getaway is Blowing Rock. What are your favorite things to do in and around Blowing Rock? Please share! Here is my top ten list for a great weekend getaway::

Visit with my sister Stephanie and brother-in-law John.
Have dinner at The Best Cellar restaurant
Have another dinner at Crippens
Ice cream at Kilwin's on Main Street
Drive over to Grandfather Mountain for some hiking
Moses Cone State Park
Visit Bob Timberlake's store downtown
Go to Boone for an Appalachian State football game with my daughter Lauren.
Biking the old Yonalosseee Trail
Watch the sunrise at Gideon's Ridge