The Historic Flat Rock Scenic Byway consists of several roads in the Flat Rock community, near Hendersonville. The village was a popular haven for affluent Charlestonians, Europeans and plantation owners. The eight-mile byway leads past many beautiful historic homes, the St. John in the Wilderness gothic revival church, the Flat Rock Playhouse, the Historic Woodfield Inn, and the Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site.
Length: 8.3 miles
Drive Time: 20 minutes
For a detailed driving route and map, download the NC Department of Transportation’s Scenic Byways guide.