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Gem Mountain Gemstone Mine

As seen on the "Learning Channel,"

Spruce Pine, NC Pioneer History

Spruce Pine Gem & Gold Mine

Mine for native gemstones with one of the oldest mining families in North Carolina. Documented by National Geographic Magizine. Mining this area since 1810. Featured on PBS and in Readers Digest. Open year-round with covered flumes. Heated indoor flume in winter with warm water. Gemcutting &

Spruce Pine, NC Pioneer History

Museum of N.C. Minerals

Exhibits feature minerals and gems found in North Carolina. Fun, interactive displays explain the importance of mining in the region.

Spruce Pine, NC Museums

Historic Orchard at Altapass

Enjoy hayrides following the path of the Revolutionary War mountain soldiers or storytelling hayrides about our part of the mountains. An Appalachian cultural & historical center celebrating the people, music, art &

Spruce Pine, NC Orchards

The Blue Ridge Soap Shed

Visitors can see soap made dailyApril - October, and enjoy all our handmade soaps (70+ varieties)

Spruce Pine, NC Tours

Things to do Businesses near Spruce Pine, NC

Mountain Creek Cottages

Twelve secluded acres in the Smoky mountains of NC. Four large cottages with fireplaces, SAT.T.V., fully furnished, BBQ's, a...

Newfound Lodge

Underwent a facelift in 1998. Entire two story motel is riverside. Conveniently located next to restaurants, shops and attr...

Kentucky Fried Chicken/Taco Bell

2 complete restaurants under one roofKentucky Fried Chicken and Taco Bell both offer full menus ...

Forest Manor Inn

AAA-approved motel located eight blocks from Biltmore Estate. Charming, warm and immaculate with landscaped wooded grounds, a...

McDonald's

Fast Food ...