The small village of Chimney Rock stretches along the Rocky Broad river. Because of the mountainous terrain Main Street is one block wide for most of its length. Main Street. has shops, restaurants, motels and the Chimney Rock State Park. The Village of Chimney Rock is charming with the rustic looking shops and the view of Chimney Rock Mountain from Main Street
The Village of Chimney Rock is between Lake Lure and Bat Cave on Hwy 64/Main Street. The towns are close together with a total distance of 8 miles.
Chimney Rock State Park – Visitors have two options for reaching the top of 315-foot-tall Chimney Rock. A 26-story elevator or take a set of 400 wooden stairs and walkways winds up the side of the mountain. Once at the top, visitors can hike one of the trails or return to the parking lot via the elevator or the stairs.
Rocky Broad River Walk – Natural walkway, including stone bridges, in the center of Chimney Rock Village. Access to riverfront shops & restaurants along 1/8-mile trail.
Doug Bowman Galleries – hand built furniture & décor – 188 Main St.
Fibber MaGees – Gift shop has women’s clothes and accessories, candles, artwork, pottery and crafts. The coffee shop features 20 different type of coffee beans. They also have and Inn. 339 Main St.
Chimney Rock Harley Davidson – riding gear and accessories – 363 Main St.
April’s Boutique – women’s clothing & accessories – 371 Main St.
Willow Creek – Gifts, souvenirs, handmade chocolates, coffee and sweet shop. 375 Main St.
Bubba O’Leary’s General Store & Outfitters – All of what you need & Most of what you want – 385 Main St.
Chimney Rock Gem Mine & Jewelry Co – Two locations. Sterling silver gemstone jewelry, rocks, minerals and fossils. 397 Main St.
Bayou Billy – homemade soda pop & soft serve in a tin mug – 401 Main St.
Hickory Nut Gorge Brewery – opening August 2016. 461 Main St.