SERVICE TIMES & INFORMATION

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Contact Us

  • Phone: (828) 266-9700
  • Email: 
  • Address:
    3505 Bamboo Road, Boone, NC 28607

Service Times

  • Sunday: 
    • 8:15 a.m. - Classic Service
    • 9:45 a.m. - Blended Service
    • 11:15 a.m. - Contemporary Service
  • Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.

 

Directions

Mount Vernon Baptist Church
3505 Bamboo Road
Boone, North Carolina, 28607 USA
828-266-9700

Using a GPS?  Depending on the brand of your GPS and the frequency of your updates, your directions may take you ½ mile or more from the church!  Can we give you some wise advice? Don't trust your GPS unless you can enter these specific coordinates: 
N 36 11.967
W081 36.501

If you don't want to waste a lot of time, carefully follow our directions below:
(To see a map click on the link at the bottom of this page.)

From Charlotte: (approximately 2 hours) 
Travel Interstate 77 North about one hour from Charlotte. Take Exit 73B (Highway 421 North) toward Wilkesboro. Travel about one hour to the Boone area. Approaching the Boone area on US 421 you will see a GM (Chevy, Geo, Pontiac, etc.) dealership on the right and University Nissan on the left. In front of the Nissan dealership is a traffic signal. Travel about one-fourth mile to the next traffic signal and turn left at this traffic signal on Bamboo Road. (There is a Marathon station at this intersection.) The church is 2½ miles on the right on Bamboo Road.

 

Another Route from Charlotte:  (Less than 2 hours)
Travel Interstate 85 South to Gastonia.  Take Exit 17, Highway 321 North. Highway 321 will take you through the Hickory area, Lenoir and Blowing Rock. Approaching Boone on US 321, turn right at the first traffic signal. This is Deerfield Road. You will see Watauga Hospital on the right on Deerfield Road. Travel Deerfield Road for about 4 miles until it ends(As you travel Deerfield Road you will come to a 3-way stop around the 2-mile point. Bamboo Road is on the right, but DO NOT TURN.  The Bamboo Road on the right is not what you are looking for!!  Keep straight on Deerfield for about 2 more miles.)  At the end of Deerfield Road turn left on Bamboo. The church is about one-fourth mile on the left.

From Winston-Salem via Wilkesboro: (approximately 1½ hours) 
Travel US 421 North through the Wilkesboro area.  About 30 minutes past Wilkesboro you will approach the Boone area on US 421. Look for a GM (Chevy, GM, Pontiac, etc) dealership on the right and University Nissan on the left. In front of the Nissan dealership is a traffic signal. Travel about one-fourth mile to the next traffic signal and turn left at this traffic signal on Bamboo Road. There is a Marathon station at this intersection. The church is 2½ miles on the right on Bamboo Road.

From the Hickory area via Blowing Rock on US 321: (approximately 1 hour)
Travel through the Hickory area, Lenoir area and Blowing Rock on US 321. Approaching Boone on US 321, turn right at the first traffic signal. This is Deerfield Road. You will see Watauga Hospital on the right on Deerfield Road. Travel Deerfield Road for about 4 miles until it ends(As you travel Deerfield Road you will come to a 3-way stop around the 2-mile point. Bamboo Road is on the right, but DO NOT TURN.  The Bamboo Road on the right is not what you are looking for!!  Keep straight on Deerfield for about 2 more miles.)  At the end of Deerfield Road turn left on Bamboo. The church is about one-fourth mile on the left. 

From Asheville/Ridgecrest: (approximately 2 hours) 
Travel Interstate 40 East to US Highway 221 North near Marion. Take US 221 North until you come to Linville (near Grandfather Mountain entrance). You will turn left at the light on Highway 105 north. Stay on 105 for approximately 20 miles. As you get into the Boone area you will go through three traffic signals before you arrive at the US 421 and US 321 intersection. Landmarks include a Wachovia Bank, Wendy's and a Quality Inn. Continue straight through this intersection to the second traffic signal. Turn right onto US 421 South. Go approximately 2 miles to the New River Bridge. At the next traffic signal, turn right on Bamboo Road (at the Marathon Station). The church is on Bamboo Road 2½ miles on the right.

From Spartanburg, SC via I-85: (less than 3 hours)
Take Interstate 85 north to Exit 17 (US 321 North) near Gastonia. Highway 321 will take you through the Hickory area, Lenoir and Blowing Rock.  Approaching Boone on US 321, turn right at the first traffic signal. 
This is Deerfield Road. You will see Watauga Hospital on the right on Deerfield Road. Travel Deerfield Road for about 4 miles until it ends(As you travel Deerfield Road you will come to a 3-way stop around the 2-mile point. Bamboo Road is on the right, but DO NOT TURN.  The Bamboo Road on the right is not what you are looking for!!  Keep straight on Deerfield for about 2 more miles.)  At the end of Deerfield Road turn left on Bamboo. The church is about one-fourth mile on the left.

From the Blue Ridge Parkway: (2 minutes off the parkway) 
Exit at Bamboo Gap near mile marker 286. Turn left once you have stopped on the exit ramp. Go 150 feet and turn right at the stop sign. This is Bamboo Road. Travel about 1 mile and you will see the church on the left.

From Elizabethton/Johnson City, Tennessee: (approximately 1.5 hours) 
Travel Highway 321 South to Boone. Take 421 Business through downtown Boone. After leaving the downtown area continue about 2 miles on 421 South to the New River Bridge. On the right you will see a Marathon station. Turn right on Bamboo Road. The church is 2½ miles on the right.

 

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