With 53 miles of track, two tunnels and 25 bridges, the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad will take you on a memorable journey through a remote and beautiful corner of North Carolina. Ride into river gorges, across valleys and through tunnels carved out of majestic mountains.
Eight miles of rushing water make the Nantahala River a delight for all ages and groups interested in an exhilarating introduction to whitewater rafting; the closest, and most recommended, Wildwater Rafting being only 1 mile away
Newly remodeled, the Nantahala Village Game Room is a non-smoking, kid friendly environment with good ole family fun games like, ping-pong, air hockey and foosball.
For the fitness enthusiast, we offer tennis courts, swimming pool and a fitness center. The Fitness Room is next to the Game Room by the Pool with a relaxing view and privacy. Equipped with jogging, climbing and cycle machines, weight machines and free weights, a work out can be exactly what you are used to.
The Nantahala Village Riding Stable is located on the property and is available to guests and the public. The Loftis family operates the stable and offers guided trips on trails in the Nantahala National Forest.
Western North Carolina boasts some of the best trout and small-mouth bass fishing in the Southeast. The Nantahala River is just 4.5 miles from our main lodge, and is destination for avid fishermen.
Enjoy whitewater rafting, kayak instruction, fly fishing and quality white water adventure vacations. Just 1 mile from our main lodge, Wildwater Rafting headquarters is strategically based in the Nantahala Gorge.
With the motto: Have a big vacation in a small town, Bryson City is a peaceful mountain town bordering the Great Smoky Mountains National Park with unique shops, galleries, lodging and restaurants. Bryson City was named on of the “20 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2016” by the Smithsonian.
Western North Carolina is the brewing capital of the Southeast, with over one hundred locally brewed craft beers available from microbreweries in Bryson City, Andrews, Franklin and Asheville.
Part eco-tourism, part adventure tour, zip lines offer an opportunity to soar through a forest with a unique perspective of the land below you. Wildwater is within 10 minutes of Nantahala Village and offers some of the best service in the gorge.
No visit to the Smoky Mountains would be complete without a trip to Cherokee, where traditional arts and crafts and Native American culture are respected and preserved for coming generations.
There are 3 golf courses within 1 hour of Nantahala Village.
Drive across the park on Newfound Gap Road, also known as U.S. Hwy.441. The road is 29 miles long and goes from Sugarlands in Tennessee to Oconaluftee in North Carolina.
9400 Highway 19 WestBryson City, NC 28713
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