You’ll enjoy fishing, swimming and a range of boating activities from the grounds of our NC mountain cabin rentals property. And in just a short drive you’ll find waterfalls, whitewater rafting, hiking, fly fishing, horseback riding and other outdoor adventures. If you are interested in local crafts and mountain music, we’ve got just what you are looking for.

Whether you want an active outdoor adventure, or just a quiet getaway, our cabins are the perfect spot for your NC mountain vacation.

On the property

• Private dock and boat ramp

• Swimming, fishing

• General store & gas station (Temporarily Closed)

Bartram Trail crosses the property


5-10 minutes away

• Public lake access for larger boats

• Casual restaurant

• Waterfalls

• 3 short loop hiking trails

• Nantahala River fly fishing

• Scenic drives


15-20 minutes away

Nantahala whitewater rafting, kayaking, funyaks

• Horseback riding

• Andrews NC – grocery store, movie theater, ABC store, restaurants

Jeep Tours

Appalachian Trail and other hiking

• Wayah Bald Observation Tower


30 minutes – 1 hour away

Great Smoky Mountains National Park – hiking, scenic views, tubing, mountain farm museum

Joyce Kilmer hiking trails

Fun Factory - Family Entertainment

• Harrah's Casinos, Murphy, NC (30 mins.) and Cherokee, NC (1 hr)

Unto These Hills  - outdoor Cherokee drama

Oconaluftee Indian Village

• Cherokee NC – Native American crafts, restaurants, fun park, museum

• Snowbird Creek fly fishing

Cherohala Skyway

John C. Campbell Folk School & Gallery

Blue Ridge Parkway

Scottish Tartans Museum

Deal's Gap / Tail of the Dragon

• Bryson City – shops, crafts, music, restaurants

Scenic railroad rides

Fontana Dam

Tsali mountain bike trails

Stecoah Valley Arts & Music Center

• Murphy NC – shops, restaurants

Ocoee whitewater rafting

• Golfing in Hayesville or Bryson City

Fields of the Wood Bible Park 

Need a Fishing License?
There's a bait shop just a short walk from our store. You may also purchase a North Carolina fishing license, ahead of your visit, online.


Nantahala Lakeside Cabins
17974 Wayah Road
Nantahala, North Carolina 28781