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North Carolina Leisure Activities

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.

Alarka Boat Dock logo.

Alarka Boat Dock

Alarka Boat Dock is a one stop source for boat/pontoon put-in, Fontana Lake History Tours, Fishing Guides, and Boat or Pontoon Rentals.
Location: Fontana Lake, Bryson City
Phone: (828) 488-3841

Almond Boat Park

Alarka Boat Dock is a one stop source for boat/pontoon put-in, Fontana Lake History Tours, Fishing Guides, and Boat or Pontoon Rentals.
Location: Fontana Lake, Bryson City
Phone: (828) 488-3841

Deep Creek Trails & Waterfalls

Deep Creek Trails & Waterfalls

Location: Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Slot machines at a casino.

Harrah’s Casino & Event Center

All ticketed live entertainment held in Caesars Entertainment venues in Las Vegas are suspending performances Sunday, March 15, through at least April 17, 2020. Information on refunds and exchanges for affected dates are available here.

Lake Santeetlah

Lake Santeetlah

Fishing, boating, swimming beach, picnicking.
Location: Lake Santeetlah, NC

Mingo Falls in Cherokee NC
Nanthala Gorge River.
Soco Falls
Bikers riding on the road.

Tail of the Dragon

118 curves in 11 miles. Perfect for sports cars and motorcycles.
Phone: 828-479-8400
Toll Free: 800-768-7129

Blue Ridge parkway in Autumn.

The Blue Ridge Parkway

“America’s Favorite Drive” starts in Cherokee. Beautiful mountain vistas, wildflowers, hiking, picnicking.

The Cherohala Skyway.

The Cherohala Skyway

Scenic 50 mile drive from Robbinsville NC to Tellico Plains TN. Leisurely drive with overlooks; highest elevation 5,400 ft.
Location: Tellico Plains, TN to Robbinsville, NC

Bikers riding on the road.