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Address: U.S. 276, Cedar Mountain, NC
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+1 864-836-3291

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Worth waking up early

My husband and I drove up to Symmes Chapel to watch the sunrise for my birthday in February. We arrived about thirty minutes before dawn and could see the lights of Greenville in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Dallas, Georgia
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Dallas, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I drove up to Symmes Chapel to watch the sunrise for my birthday in February. We arrived about thirty minutes before dawn and could see the lights of Greenville in the distance. It was beautiful to watch the light of the sky slowly overwhelm the man-made lights below. The last 15 miles or so up the mountain... More 

1 Thank MelGilbert
Palm City, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I am not a religious person by any means and you don't need to be to feel how special this place is. The views are spectacular and you feel very much at piece here.

1 Thank MoPont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

I love this chapel. Whenever we come to DuPont, I have to see the sun rise at Pretty Place. I have a friend who has cancer, I texted him this is the closest physically an individual can be to Jesus without meeting him face to face. If you ever get a chance to visit this chapel, I highly recommend it!

3 Thank LeeannLikesFood
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

This is a must if you are in the area, the view and atmosphere are fantastic. It is a little hard to find, some maps cannot pick it up. The drive up the mountain is worth the view. God's majesty at its finest.

3 Thank Lorren R
Blackwood, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Went for the sunrise. Definitely worth the 4am wake up call for the most spectacular sunrise I've ever seen. So peaceful and beautiful disnt want to leave.

2 Thank Kpyktr
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We did not know what to expect. In reality the place is more impressive & serene then any picture. Beautiful Chapel in the sky. Important: Always call the place ahead of time! Make sure it is open to the Public, sometimes it is closed for private events. You can't get Sunset here but you can get sunrise (faces east) if... More 

1 Thank TRafter
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We have been here several times and are always taken with how incredibly gorgeous the view is. It's a bit of a winding long drive but with Cesar Head so close it is worth it as you can easily knock out both gorgeous stops in one trip!

1 Thank Kevin S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

What an amazing view! As soon as was approaching the vast view I got goose bumps. I can only imagine going to a service there. The pastor would not have to work hard at all for one to see God's grace. My favorite site so far. Breath taking and beautiful.

3 Thank Squirrel172
Tyler, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Although this place is alittle difficult to find, it is well worth it. The views are breathtaking and words can't describe this place. Take the time to find it, you won't regret it!

2 Thank WildHaireHiking
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

This is one of the most scenic chapels I have ever visited anywhere in the world. It is very simple in design, but, the fact that it overlooks the vista of the NC mountains makes it ideal for reflection on God's handiwork that is nature.

2 Thank Robert D

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