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Driving NC’s Mountain Roads

A crisp chill is in the air and the early mornings are usually frosty, but now is a great time to see the unfiltered views from The Diamondback (NC226A) and the Blue Ridge Parkway. With the leaves mostly on the ground, the panoramic sweeps of mountain ranges and NC valley communities is at its best.

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Diamondback Route is Open Year-round

The Switzerland Inn & Chalet Restaurant are closed for the 2010 season but the Diamondback (226A) is always open. Now that the leaves have fallen, the views are more expansive than ever. It is a great time to enjoy the misty mountain ranges that give the Blue Ridge its name. The Diamondback and the Blue

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