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Plan your getaway around a signature event or find out what’s happening during your visit. From quick weekend trips to longer stays, you might watch a hammer throw competition at the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, sample sounds where they were born at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, go for the top prize in the Big Rock Blue Marlin Fishing Tournament, or enjoy seasonal events like July 4th celebrations and Christmas light displays.
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Contact us or visit our Welcome Center to find more info on the many attractions within the Cherokee Reservation.
Bryson City area
You'll have lots to do in the Swain County. We're home to much of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Nantahala River, Fontana Lake and more.
Known for its spacious beach and crystal clear waters, Wrightsville Beach is full of outdoor activities perfect for spring. Wrightsville Beach was…
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Fontana Dam (8.97 mile)
May 22 - 25
Get ready for a full weekend of fun and entertainment and live music for all your family and friends at the resort!
Fontana Dam (6.48 mile)
May 1 - 31
A celebration to honor the people of Western North Carolina who gave up their homes, land and way of life so that World War II could be won.
Robbinsville (9.70 mile)
April 1 , April 12 - 16
(8) dates in all …
The series of hikes is open to the public for 2015 & reservations are required. Hikes vary in length & difficulty, and we recommend contacting the hIke leader or emailing for full information.
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Robbinsville (0.14 mile)
Jasper's is located inside the Historic Tapoco Lodge and is considered a destination in and of itself - upscale and sophisticated!
Fontana Dam (6.36 mile)
The perfect stop for sandwiches and pizzas when touring the scenic by-ways in the Smokies or when heading into Fontana Village Resort.
Fontana Dam (6.50 mile)
Sitting at the top of the valley overlooking the property, we offer an ever changing selection of savory main course dishes featuring fresh local vegetables, meats, baked goods & desserts.
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Robbinsville (0.11 mile)
The White Oak offers landscaped views & rich amenities - come hike, raft, kayak, fish and mountain bike in the Nantahala National Forest region.
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Tucked away on 120 acres in the lush Nantahala National Forest, on the banks of the cascading Cheoah River sits the Historic Tapoco Lodge. This gated, exclusive resort is ready to pamper you!
Robbinsville (1.87 mile)
Hotels & Motels
The resort is open Mar 1st (before Daytona Bike Week) through Late Nov & provides you with all the amenities needed for a comfortable stay overnight or a quick fuel up to get back on the roads.
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