Wildacres Retreat: is located .7 mile off the Blue Ridge Parkway near Little Switzerland, NC. From Marion, you can follow Hwy 226 to the Blue Ridge Parkway, then go south on the parkway to mile marker 336 (Gooch Gap). Turn left off the Parkway and immediately right. Go .7 miles to the paved Wildacres entrance on the left. Alternatively, follow Hwy 226 from Marion to the intersection with Hwy 226A. Go straight on Hwy 226A for 6.5 miles to the Wildacres sign. Turn left onto Wildacres Road. Go 1.1 miles to the paved entrance on the right.
If you would like a map or additional directions, please visit the Wildacres web site at www.wildacres.org.
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