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The Historic Orchard at Altapass is a 501(c)(3) public nonprofit whose mission is to PRESERVE the history and culture of the Blue Ridge Mountains. PROTECT the Orchard land. and INVOLVE the public in this unique Appalachian experience.To visit The Orchard at Altapass and get the most from your holiday in Spruce Pine, create itinerary details personal to you using our Spruce Pine trip itinerary builder.
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Ben NAugust 8, 2017
We went there 3 times in 3 days to listen to great bands and watch people dance to the music. Very comfortable as there is a breeze that comes off the Blue Ridge Parkway. The view of the Blue Ridge mo... more »
NeedMoreWineJuly 19, 2017
I went here because I was on the BRP and had never stopped. It's just an apple barn and tourist trap. The day we were there it was full of families with screaming kids. We got a small bag of apples to... more »
Honesty5258July 16, 2017
My family and I went here today to celebrate a birthday. I ate a $10 hamburger with a small condiment-sized cup of pasta salad. A hotdog was $6. Ice cream was also overpriced. I should have stopped at... more »
Ed GregoryMarch 27, 2017
A must stop type of place. Favorite time for me is a Sunday afternoon with an old time band playing and all the dancers dancing. Food and ice cream available. The owners are GREAT. May want to check their website for hours opened if wanting to visit.
Bill HoagApril 24, 2017
Neat stop off of Parkway, lots of different apples.
Marcy TOctober 21, 2016
Friendly staff. Great place for kids. Fun and educational.
Charles WilsonJanuary 11, 2017
Great place to stop and enjoy some good food.
Sherry EdwardsAugust 9, 2016
The Cockman family was performing in these photos along with some of their very talented students. It was a wonderful day of music, great apples and meeting people who lived near the Orchard at Altapass and also meeting people from other states.
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