Blogs from Gold Hill, North Carolina, United States, North America


North America » United States » North Carolina » Gold Hill October 2nd 2018

My father-in-law has been a minister for 40 years this year. His first church appointment was at a tiny little chapel in Gold Hill, North Carolina in the late 1970s. Gold Hill is a small mining community that lies about an hour outside of Salisbury, NC. Back in the mid to late 1800s, it was one of the nation’s major gold mining hubs. Now, all that is left of the gold in this area remains deeply embedded in the underground rock, so it is inaccessible. Still, the locals have kept the locale relevant, upfitting the old shacks and homes that once housed the miners into craft, hobby and art shops that all share a laid-back and eclectic vibe. This past weekend, my little family of four decided to take a trip to Gold Hill for its ... read more
Grilling out at the Historic Park
Hayride Around Historic Gold Hill Park
Popsicle Shop at Gold Hill

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