Skip to Main Content
Grandfather Mountain, Avery County

Grandfather’s lofty heights offer guests opportunities for rejuvenation, excitement and family memories in a natural haven that will endure forever. Marvel at 360-degree views from the Mile High Swinging Bridge, stand eye-to-eye with bears, cougars, otters, eagles and deer in natural habitats and interact with our friendly, knowledgeable staff. Two miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway Viaduct; one mile from Parkway. Take Linville Exit, MP 305 to US 221. Open daily (weather permitting in winter). Visit or call (828) 733-4337 or (800) 468-7325.

2050 Blowing Rock Highway
Linville, NC 28646
Exit at Milepost 305.1