The Ultimate Guide To Asheville and the Western North Carolina Mountains
The Ultimate Guide to Asheville & the Western North Carolina Mountains

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Mast General Store

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Mast General Store in Valle Crucis NC

Inside the Mast General Store, Valle Crucis NC    The century-old original Mast General Store is one of the best remaining examples of old country stores in America. It has featured traditional clothing and quality goods since 1883. There are four other Mast General Stores: Asheville, Boone, Hendersonville, and Waynesville. However, the store in Valle Crucis is the original and as such, is a landmark.

Website: Mast General Store
Valle Crucis NC
Distance: 2 hours from Asheville
Address: Hwy. 194, Valle Crucis, NC 28691
Telephone: 828-963-6511
Hours: 7 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 12 - 6 p.m. Sunday.
Of Note: Listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Nearby: Horn in the West, Grandfather Mountain, Tweetsie Railroad
Directions: From Asheville take I-40 East to Marion. Take Hwy. 221 North to Hwy. 105. Take 105 North and turn left on Hwy. 194 into Valle Crucis.

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