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Pilot Mountain

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Address: 1792 Pilot Knob Park Road, Pinnacle, NC, Mount Airy, NC 27043
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+1 336-325-2355
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Great views of the countryside may be enjoyed from the summit.

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Beautiful views

Our brief visit was enjoyable. We drove up to the parking area and walked the 500 or so feet to the overlook. Due to our inability to walk over rough surfaces we opted to skip the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 October 2016
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Lebanon, Virginia
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Lebanon, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Our brief visit was enjoyable. We drove up to the parking area and walked the 500 or so feet to the overlook. Due to our inability to walk over rough surfaces we opted to skip the short hike to the summit. It was worth the trip.

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DEFUNIAK SPRINGS
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

While visiting Mount Airy, we had to make the trip here to see Pilot Mountain. We were not disappointed. The view from the top is beautiful and worth the drive.

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Magnolia, Ky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

The view is out of this world! Great peaceful place! The kids loved it! Its very easy to get to without a whole lot of walking.

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Chardon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

The view from the mountain was spectacular! Great picture taking opportunity. Good place to hike or walk the trails.

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Conway, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Free admission, nice drove to top, breathtaking view.... DON'T MISS,, the road is little curvy and couple of speed bumps.

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Thank cliff494
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

While visiting Mount Airy we decided to go here and I am glad we did. I live here in North Carolina and am an avid fan of their state parks. My brother lives in California and had heard of Pilot Mountain from the Andy Griffith show and was curious about it. All that said, the park wasn't what we expected.... More 

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Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

What a beautiful sight. This truly is breathtaking up close and by car driving on freeway. What a natural wonder!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Great for a hike up on the nountain. Wonderful view. Do not miss this. Woth your time. Scenid trails. Knowledge park rangers.

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Anacoco, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

wonderful view, nice drive, not too long. wonderful view, nice drive, not too long. wonderful view, nice drive

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Buffalo, NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Not a huge place but Pilot Mountain is quite spectacular. Great place for Eagles and hawk watching. We didn't see any due to low layer of visibility. But marker board is in place to record sightings and they definitely see them.

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