Hwy 103 Mount Airy NC 27030 Tel: 336-786-5141
Travel 25.34 miles - 0:38 minutes from downtown Elkin, North Carolina
|Mount Airy, nicknamed "The Granite City," is home to the largest open face granite quarry in the world. There are larger pit quarries throughout the world but no larger open face quarries.Visit our observation deck where you can see nearly all the activities and are close enough to be plenty startled when we set off an explosionwhich occurs several times each day. The observation deck can be reached by car, and access is open without restriction each day that the quarry is in operation, including weekends, during the daylight hours.
|Total Visit - 1386 | Visit Today - 1 | Average Visit Per Day - 0|
http://www.ncgranite.com Last Updated on 9/13/2008
625 S. Main Street Mt. Airy NC 27030
Travel 29.74 miles - 0:36 minutes from downtown Elkin, North Carolina
|Mount Airy's famous Mayberry Squad Car Tours. This is an exciting tour of our historic town and all it's famous Mayberry landmarks. We'll start you off at the famous Wally's Fillin Station, then take a ride down main street and check out all the sites like the Blue Bird Diner, Floyds Barber shop, Snappy Lunch and then we'll swing by Andy's original homeplace.
|Total Visit - 1615 | Visit Today - 1 | Average Visit Per Day - 0|
http://www.tourmayberry.com Last Updated on 9/13/2008
3732 Hartman Road Yadkinville NC 27055 Tel: 336-463-5938
Travel 30.45 miles - 0:36 minutes from downtown Elkin, North Carolina
|Shallowford Farms is a family owned and operated agribusiness that grows, harvests and produces popcorn. Aside from the common flavors: butter, caramel, and cheese flavors, Shallowford pops fun tastes such as grape, green apple, cherry, chocolate, blue raspberry and butter rum. The farm also provides tours of the popcorn plant and don't forget to visit the gift shop where you can find unique gift ideas and buy your favorite popcorn.
|Total Visit - 1604 | Visit Today - 1 | Average Visit Per Day - 0|
http://www.shallowfordfarms.freeservers.com Last Updated on 9/13/2008
278 Caboose Lane Fancy Gap VA 24328
Travel 43.85 miles - 0:50 minutes from downtown Elkin, North Carolina
|Come spend some time in a completely refurbished railroad caboose (with all
the modern amenities) just off the Blue Ridge Parkway at Orchard Gap, mile
marker 193.5. Grassy Creek Cabooses are caboose cabins in the mountains
near Fancy Gap Virginia with 2 person jacuzzi's in each caboose.|
|Total Visit - 1648 | Visit Today - 1 | Average Visit Per Day - 0|
http://www.grassycreekcabooses.com Last Updated on 9/13/2008
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane Blowing Rock NC 28605 Tel: 800-526-5740
Travel 57.03 miles - 1:33 hours from downtown Elkin, North Carolina
|There are a lot of great things in store when you visit Tweetsie Railroad!
Three exciting rides have been added to the Country Fair, and our new section, The Hacienda, will be the setting our new dark ride, Den of Lost Thieves!
|Total Visit - 1364 | Visit Today - 1 | Average Visit Per Day - 0|
http://www.tweetsie.com Last Updated on 9/24/2008