CAROLINA JAGUAR CLUB
AUGUST BLUE RIDGE TOUR PLAN
By Jerry Ellison, email@example.com, 910-867-8294
Day 0 - Monday, August 23
Arrive at Green Park Inn, Blowing Rock, www.greenparkinn.com, special rate until Aug. 9
Day 1 - Tuesday, August 24
Drive NE on Parkway for winery tour at Chateau Morrisette near VA/NC border.
Lunch at winery.
Day 2 - Wednesday, August 25
Local Sites - Blowing Rock, Moses Cone Estate & Crafts Store, Mast General Store, Grandfather Mountain, Little Parkway Byway
Lunch at Creekside Deli, Valle Crusis
Day 3 - Thursday, August 26
Cultural Tour - Banner Elk, Mission Crossing Byway, Elk Park, Roan Mountain/State Park/Homestead/Byway, Penland Tour, Energy Exchange, Spruce Pine Village
Box Lunch at Roan Mtn. State Park
Day 4 - Friday, August 27
Religious Tour - Glendale Springs and frescos, Optional Laurel Springs, West Jefferson and more frescos, Cheese Factory, Railroad Grade Rd., Boone,
Lunch in W. Jefferson
Optional play at Blowing Rock Playhouse - "A Dash of Rosemary"
Day 5 - Saturday, August 28
Drive SW on parkway to Mount Mitchell, NC Museum of Minerals, Little Switzerland
Lunch at Mt. Mitchell
Optional Blue Grass show at Orchard at Altipass
Day 6 - Sunday, August 29
Updated 6-18-04, Jim Morton