My husband and I drove up to Symmes Chapel to watch the sunrise for my birthday in February. We arrived about thirty minutes before dawn and could see the lights of Greenville in the distance. It was beautiful to watch the light of the sky slowly overwhelm the man-made lights below. The last 15 miles or so up the mountain... 更多
I love this chapel. Whenever we come to DuPont, I have to see the sun rise at Pretty Place. I have a friend who has cancer, I texted him this is the closest physically an individual can be to Jesus without meeting him face to face. If you ever get a chance to visit this chapel, I highly recommend it!
This is a must if you are in the area, the view and atmosphere are fantastic. It is a little hard to find, some maps cannot pick it up. The drive up the mountain is worth the view. God's majesty at its finest.
We did not know what to expect. In reality the place is more impressive & serene then any picture. Beautiful Chapel in the sky. Important: Always call the place ahead of time! Make sure it is open to the Public, sometimes it is closed for private events. You can't get Sunset here but you can get sunrise (faces east) if... 更多
What an amazing view! As soon as was approaching the vast view I got goose bumps. I can only imagine going to a service there. The pastor would not have to work hard at all for one to see God's grace. My favorite site so far. Breath taking and beautiful.
This is one of the most scenic chapels I have ever visited anywhere in the world. It is very simple in design, but, the fact that it overlooks the vista of the NC mountains makes it ideal for reflection on God's handiwork that is nature.