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W Kerr Scott Dam And Reservoir

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This reservoir offers extensive opportunities for outdoor recreation activities. The area offers several historical and cultural attractions for those so inclined.

Facilities include: Scenic driving tours, mountain biking, boating, camping, educational programs, fishing, hiking, picnicking, hunting, water sports, winter sports and wildlife viewing.

Moravian and Cascade Falls are in the immediate vicinity and the Blue Ridge Parkway is 28 miles away.

From Winston-Salem travel west on US 421 to Wilkesboro, then 5 miles west on SR 268.

Location: P.O. Box 182, Wilkesboro North Carolina 28697 Telephone 910-921-3750

(Blowing Rock) Blowing Rock
(Linville) Grandfather Mountain
(Marion) Linville Caverns
(Blowing Rock) Mystery Hill
(Winston-Salem) RJ Reynolds Tobacco/Whitaker Park
(West Jefferson) Spirit Winds Ranch

12/11 Coming to The Wilkesboro area
Virginia Highlands Festival Abingdon VA August2-11 Showcasing Appalachian arts and crafts.
John Blue Cotton Festival Laurinburg NC October12-13 Performances on an outdoor stage,vendor area with beautifully displayed crafts, clothing, and artwork, and wonderful food prepared by all of the food vendors.