Spruce Knob Tower - A stone and steel observation tower sits atop the Knob, providing visitors with a vantage point from which to enjoy a breathtaking view. The half-mile Whispering Spruce Trail circles the knob and provides panoramic views.How do I get to the Spruce Knob Overlook?
Directions, Parking, & Regulations. Stay to the left at the “Y” to follow Public Road 112. Stay on 112 for 7.2 miles, and then turn right onto Public Road 104. The parking lot for the Spruce Knob overlook is less than 2 miles away on Public Road 104. The walk up to the tower is just 0.2 miles from the parking area.Is Spruce Knob worth the hike?
During the day, weather can be windy, hot, humid for hiking the trails, bu the ultimate view at Spruce Knob is worth the hike. We had 3 adults, 3 teenagers, and a dog with us.How far is Spruce Knob from the parking lot?
Once you turn, there is a sign stTing Spruce Knob being 12 miles away. The drive up is very slow and winding. Once at the top though, it is a very peaceful area. The kids enjoyed walking around and stuff dying the different types of plant life. From the parking lot there is a 900 ft walk to the observation deck.