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The North Carolina Mountains Sights

Linville Caverns

Updated 09/26/2012

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The only caverns in the Carolinas, they go 2,000 feet beneath Humpback Mountain and have a year-round temperature of 51°F. North of Asheville, exit the parkway at mile marker 317.4 and turn left onto U.S. 221.

Sight Information


19929 US 221 N., Off Blue Ridge Pkwy. MM 317, Marion, North Carolina, 28752, USA

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828-756–4171; 800-419-0540

Sight Details:

  • $7.50 adults; $5.50 children 5-12
  • June–early Sept., daily 9–6; Apr., May and late Sept.–Oct., daily 9–5; Nov. and Mar., daily 9–4:30; Dec.–Feb., weekends 9–4:30.

Updated 09/26/2012


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