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Parks & nature in Boone

Park
“Rocky Knob Park (RKP) is a 185-acre county park located just east of the town of Boone, NC. With over nine miles of trail (including four skills areas), Rocky Knob contains some of the most beautiful, unique, destination-quality MTB terrain around.”
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Garden
“With over one-hundred native plant species, Daniel Boone Native Plant Garden has 3 acres of land to explore. Events at the garden include guided nature walks, photography workshops, and festivals.”
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Trail
“Mountain bike park with great trails for hiking or biking, great place for a picnic and close to town. ”
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Park
“Junaluska Park has outdoor amenities such as grills, picnic tables, and playground equipment, making the Boone Area parks perfect places to spend a day in the sun.”
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Travel Agency
“It's only a few miles from the cabin and the white water rafting is amazing.”
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Park
“Walking/running/biking trails connect to the Greenway. Open fields to play soccer, baseball, or whatever. Picnic area.”
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Playground
“Located at the Watauga County Recreation Complex, the Tot Lot features state-of-art playground equipment and separate play areas for 2 to 5-year-olds and 6 to 11-year-olds. The complex, which is located off Hunting Hills Drive in Boone, also features baseball/softball fields and an indoor swimming pool.”
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