(Land Of Oz, 18', 1974, 33-06-a) across a brook at Beech Mountain N. of Banner Elk, Banner Elk Township, Avery County, NC. NC184 (Beech Mountain Pkwy) N. 3.2 miles from jct with NC194 on the W. side of Banner Elk to the Chamber of Commerce at Beech Mountain. Walk or take a ride up the mountain to the “Land of Oz” & the bridge. Only open the 1st weekend in October. Admission. (N36 11.030 W81 52.935) Photo by Wilma Ayers 10-5-98.