Chimney Rock Park Dining and Shopping
Park Dining and Shopping

Cliff Dwellers Gifts

Named after the old inn that was situated on the mountainside before the elevator opened, Cliff Dwellers Gifts is a convenient spot to shop for handcrafted art pieces and mementos of your visit. The gift shop is located next to the tunnel entrance at the top parking lot. A few of our local artisans are featured below. Also, check out some more local farms & businesses we support.

Made in the USA & Local Handcrafted Artwork

Melanie’s Meadow Jewelry, Burnsville, NC

Handcrafted jewelry made from reclaimed wood that has found a second use. Your unique piece may have come from the ceiling beam of a mountain cabin, a timber from a time-worn barn or the heart of a tree that has weathered its last storm.


Sabbath Day Woods, Canton, NC

Fine handcrafted furniture, clocks, serving ware and cutting boards. Each heirloom-quality piece is hand crafted using the finest Certified Sustainable Appalachian hardwoods and hand-rubbed finish. The perfect gift or centerpiece for your home.


Black Mountain Studios Pottery, Black Mountain, NC

Each distinct pottery piece incorporates the look of the mountains, a synthesis of the rustic and the refined, with form and function playing an intriguing duet.


Come sit a while in one of our comfy rockers and enjoy the vista of Hickory Nut Gorge and Lake Lure from our front porch!

In Their Words

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