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

The Online Version of the Best-selling Regional Guidebook
 

Susanna Pantas, Artist

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Long View, North Carolina

Long View NC is a small city located primarily in Catawba County in the foothills of Western North Carolina and adjacent to the much larger city of  Hickory.  Long View was incorporated in 1907, and part of it  also extends into nearby Burke County. Long View is primarily a residential community and Catawba County Sealis continuous with Hickory, where most Long View residents work. It has an outstanding Recreation Center for public use which is located on  2nd Avenue, with nearby facilities that include a playground for children, walking track, tennis courts and a ball field.
     Long View also is home to a number of businesses of note, including the industrial service Maple Springs Laundry, and furniture companies Drexel Heritage and Century Furniture. The Hickory Regional Airport is located in Long View area and the city is also close to the home field of the Hickory Crawdads, a Class A minor league baseball team.

 

Resources
City Website:
Long View: City Government Center, 2404 1st Avenue SW, Long View, NC 28602; 828-322-3921
Location:
Foothills, 1 hour and 15 minutes east of Asheville
County: Catawba County
: County Offices, 100-A South West Boulevard, Newton NC 28658; 828-465-8200
Elevation & Population:
1,155 feet, 4,700+
County Visitor/Welcome Center:
Catawba County Visitor Information Center, 1055 Southgate Corporation Park SW, Hickory NC 28602; 828-328-6111
County Chamber of Commerce:
Catawba County Chamber of Commerce, 1055 Southgate Corporation Park SW, Hickory NC 28602; 828-328-6111
Newspapers
: The Claremont Courier, 3283 White Oak Court, Claremont NC 28610; 828-320-8450 and the Hickory Daily Record, 1100 Park Place, Hickory NC 28603; 828-322-4510
Movie Theatres: (Nearest) Carmike 14, 2000 SE Catawba Valley Boulevard, Hickory NC 28603; 828-304-0004 and Carolina Theater, 221 1st Avenue NW, Hickory NC 28601; 828-322-7210
High Schools: Hickory High School, 1234 3rd Street NE, Hickory NC 28601;  828-322-5860  and East Burke High School, 3695 East Burke Boulevard, Connelly Springs NC 28612; 828-397-5541
Colleges and Universities:
(Nearest) Lenoir-Rhyne University, 625 7th Avenue NE, Hickory NC 28601; 828-328-1741 and Catawba Valley Community College, 2550 US Highway 70 SE, Hickory NC 28602; 828-327-7000
Hospitals:
(Nearest) Frye Regional Medical Center, 420 North Center Street, Hickory NC 28601; 828-315-5000 and Catawba Valley Medical Center, 810 Fairgrove Church Road SE, Hickory NC 28602; 828-326-3000
Area Major Festivals: Catawba Valley Pottery Festival (March)
Area Natural Attractions:  
Pisgah National Forest, South Mountains State Park

Area Cultural Attractions:
Bunker Hill Covered Bridge Catawba County Museum of History, Catawba Science Center, Harper House/Hickory History Center, Hickory Furniture Mart, Hickory Motor Speedway,  Hickory Museum of Art, Hiddenite Center, Historic Murray's Mill 


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Fine Dining in Western North Carolina
Dining
No restaurants currently available in Long View. See also Hickory
Circus Hall of Cream: (Grill) 211 22nd Street SW, Hickory NC 28602; 828-328-4214

Inn on Biltmore Estate, Asheville NC
Accommodations
No accommodations currently available in Long View. See Hickory

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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