Outdoor Enthusiasts

Discover the great outdoors in North Carolina! The Smoky Mountains are not only scenic and beautiful to take in from afar but also offer extreme adventure and exploration to all visitors. From mountain biking to zip lining we have it all.

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Discover easily accessible waterfalls scattered throughout the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Cherokee and Highlands, North Carolina.

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Whether you are an expert mountain or road biker or just pedaling for the fun of it to take in the scenery you can find local vendors below for equipment rentals should you need them. If you already have your gear, discover a variety of trails and biking locales below.


Discover the best golf courses in the Smoky Mountains near Bryson City North Carolina! Complete with breathtaking views you are sure to have a memorable and challenging experience on the links!


Hike your heart out in the Great Smoky Mountains! Whether you are headed into Great Smoky Mountains National Park or discovering the Appalachian Trail the options are endless. With hundreds of miles of options hiking in these parts allows you to truly get away from it all! Be sure to adhere to National Park and local trail rules and regulations for your safety and the safety of others.

Horseback Riding

Explore nature by horseback and truly connect with the great outdoors. Sure to be a memorable experience, horseback riding in the Great Smoky Mountains is truly magical. Adventuring through mature forests teeming with wildlife you`ll glimpse views of the backcountry that many will never see.

National Parks & Forests

Explore the mountains of North Carolina on public land and in protected wilderness areas. These low imprint areas allow for an off the beaten path experience in the Great Smoky Mountains.

Winter Activities

Explore a winter wonderland in the Great Smoky Mountains on your next trip. Visiting in winter allows for a host of winter activities and experiences to take place. From snow sports, at the local ski area to tubing and skating, there is much fun to be had!

Zip Lining

Zipline through the treetops of the Great Smoky Mountains near Bryson City on your next North Carolina vacation. Soar in the skies exploring nature from a different perspective, be sure to plan ahead for this popular attraction.