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An Unforgettable Romantic Retreat at This Exceptional Log Cabin

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You can take a peek inside this log cabin that was handcrafted. It is ideal for a romantic getaway with one or two people. It’s also ideal for small families of four. It is only 1.5 miles away from Lake Lure Ingles. The only major grocery store in the region is also located within the vicinity. Chimney Rock State Park and the Tryon International Equestrian Center are both within a 20-minute driving distance. The log home features a full-size theater and horseshoe pits. It also has an outdoor grill and a small zip line for kids. You should keep in mind that the waterfall will not operate during winter months where temperatures drop to below freezing. For those nights, you will be provided with complimentary firewood to light one evening fire each night of your vacation. The log cabin is located at Mill Spring in North Carolina.

An Unforgettable Romantic Retreat at This Exceptional Log Cabin

Mill Spring is a small town in Polk County, Western North Carolina. It is only an hour and a quarter from Charlotte and offers a stunning world of rolling hills and lush forests that contrast with the bustle of big-city life. You can experience the tranquility and comforts that come with country living, as well as endless outdoor recreation and small-town exploration. Also, the gateway to the incredible attractions and events in Tryon, Hendersonville and throughout Western North Carolina. This quiet area of the country is worth a visit. You might choose to visit Adger, a beautiful lake, and explore the Green River Game Lands. Here you can also enjoy hiking. You might also take lessons, go horseback riding or catch the World Equestrian Games at Tryon International Equestrian Center.

Chimney rock, which is located in ChimneyRock State Park, is the monolith that is 535 million years old and is one of North Carolina’s most famous sites. The 75-mile panorama views of Hickory Nut Gorge, Lake Lure and more can be enjoyed from the top. The Outcroppings trail is a great option for adventure-seekers who want to climb the 315-foot tall rock formation. A state-of the-art elevator is also available to take you to the top. It takes only 44 steps to reach the stunning view. This mountaintop experience at 2,280 feet above the sea level will blow your mind. It is worth it.

The Exclamation Point Trail offers access to some of most famous geological formations and the best views in the Park. The trail crosses the Chimney stairs and follows the unique cliff-side habitat. This 20-minute, the moderate-to-strenuous hike is mostly uphill and climbs approximately 150 vertical feet. You will find popular spots of interest like the Opera Box, Devil’s Head and Exclamation Point by using a combination staircase and switchbacks. There are a variety of hikes in the park, from easy to moderately strenuous.

An Unforgettable Romantic Retreat at This Exceptional Log Cabin   An Unforgettable Romantic Retreat at This Exceptional Log Cabin
An Unforgettable Romantic Retreat at This Exceptional Log Cabin

An Unforgettable Romantic Retreat at This Exceptional Log Cabin
An Unforgettable Romantic Retreat at This Exceptional Log Cabin   An Unforgettable Romantic Retreat at This Exceptional Log Cabin


An Unforgettable Romantic Retreat at This Exceptional Log Cabin

An Unforgettable Romantic Retreat at This Exceptional Log Cabin

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