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Wisemans' View

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Overlook featuring spectacular view of Linville Gorge. Paved accessible trail to the overlook. Vault toilets available

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Day use 6 am to 10 pm
Open Season: Open all year.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: No alcohol allowed.
Closest Towns: Linville Falls
Water: None
Restroom: Vault

General Information

General Notes:

Grandfather Ranger District
District Ranger, Nicholas Larson 
109 Lawing Drive
Nebo, NC 28761
(828) 652-2144


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


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