Blowing Rock is only 3 square miles yet is home to more than 100 shops, about two dozen restaurants, and nearly 20 hotels and inns. Blowing Rock was just named “Prettiest Small Town in North Carolina” in a poll of in-state travel professionals and writers.

In 2008 Blowing Rock was named a “Favorite Southern Destination” by readers of Southern Living.

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