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Old Fort Picnic Area

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Beautiful spot for a picnic or hike

These picnic grounds are a hidden gem in Old Fort, just a few minutes north of town at the intersection of Old US Hwy 70 and Mill Creek Road. We like coming here with our dogs... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 August 2014
Brigette W
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Old Fort, North Carolina
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Old Fort, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014

These picnic grounds are a hidden gem in Old Fort, just a few minutes north of town at the intersection of Old US Hwy 70 and Mill Creek Road. We like coming here with our dogs during the week and often have the place to ourselves. Weekends can be a bit busier, with families enjoying the spacious grounds and picnic... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2014

This is the perfect place for a picnic, to sit and read a book, or just to relax and enjoy nature. Very nice!

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Asheville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2012

We rode our mountain bicycles down the mountain and ending our trip at the picnic area was perfect. We rested a bit, ate our snacks and relaxed in the cool air coming off of the stream.

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Florida/North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2011

I honestly can't come up with even one negative : )

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Greenville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2011

Just off of I40, the downtown picnic area at Old Fort, NC is the best place to kick off your mountain vaca. Especially if your kids need a break before you hit the Asheville area, this is a great small and safe place to park, picnic, and kick back in the middle of Old Fort. Follow the signs to the... More 

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