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Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina

   

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Quite a lot of enjoyable stuff to do close to Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail; camping is such a fun thing to do, and this is a magnificent place to do that. As long as you love the outdoors you will love North Carolina. The Great Smoky Mountains scenery is always striking.
Lots of people select this campground to be right next door to Nantahala National Forest. There's more to do next to Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail other than just hanging out such as playing golf, fishing, hiking, swimming, and whitewater paddling, so running out of entertaining stuff to do won’t happen. You've been indoors for too much time; Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail,
 
    North Carolina is a magnificent place for getting out.

The pleasant staff and the good quality of everything here will make you feel good. Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail is a very popular old favorite campground among people
 in Topton.
There's a magnificent class IV-V+ section of whitewater close by on Whiteoak Creek, the 2-mile-from-start-to-finish Above Nantahala Cascades segment. This section of Whiteoak Creek is advised for expert kayak paddlers exclusively. Check conditions in advance of a trip on the whitewater, otherwise it's not secure. The best way to spend a winter day is on the slopes of nearby Sky Valley. In the event that you feel like getting out on the water, Chatuge Cove Marina is close at hand. You undeniably should go to Nantahala National Forest while you're here at Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, and you obtain a splendid view of Wayah Bald from here. The surroundings of this campground
 
have such an incredible array of things to offer. If the weather is pleasant here at Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, you can go for a hike along the Thorn Mountain Trail.  

Nantahala Cabins, Bryson City

8 miles away
  
Nantahala Village, Bryson City

9 miles away
  
Lakeview At Fontana, Bryson City

11 miles away
  
Carolina Motel, Franklin

12 miles away


Other campgrounds near Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina:

   Wine Springs, Topton, 2 miles away
      
   Cold Spring Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Topton, 2 miles away
      
   Siler Bald Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Topton, 3 miles away
      
   Rainbow Springs, Franklin, 5 miles away
      
   Wesser Bald Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Almond, 5 miles away
      
   Nelson's Nantahala Hideaway, Topton, 6 miles away
      
   Cartoogechaye Creek, Franklin, 6 miles away
      
   Brookside, Topton, 6 miles away
      
   Rock Gap Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Otto, 6 miles away
      
   Nantahala - Standing Indian, Otto, 6 miles away
      

Marinas near Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina:

   Chatuge Cove Marina, Hayesville, 16 miles away

   Fontana Village Marina, Fontana Dam, 17 miles away

   Anchorage Marine, Clayton, 19 miles away

   Deyton Camp Boat Dock Rentals, Robbinsville, 19 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina:

   Whiteoak Creek, Macon County, 5 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 2 miles long (Above Nantahala Cascades)

   Nantahala River, Macon / Clay County, 5 miles away
      Class I-II+(III) - 12.74 miles long (Highway 64 to Nantahala Lake)

   Nantahala River, Macon County, 7 miles away
      Class II(III) - 4 miles long (Kimsey Creek to US 64)

   Nantahala River, Macon / Swain County, 7 miles away
      Class III - 3.2 miles long (Route 1310 Bridge to Highway 19)

   Nantahala River, Macon County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V - 0.7 miles long (FS Road 327 to 1310 Bridge)


Public Lands near Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina:

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg - TN, 30 miles away
      
   Nantahala National Forest, North Carolina, 6 miles away

   Black Rock Mountain State Park, Georgia, 19 miles away

   Moccasin Creek State Park, Georgia, 19 miles away

   Tallulah Gorge State Park, Georgia, 28 miles away

   Unicoi State Park, Georgia, 28 miles away


Trails near Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina:

   Rartram Trail, Macon County, 2 miles away

   Rufus Morgan Trail, Macon County, 2 miles away

   Thorn Mountain Trail, Macon County, 4 miles away

   Wesser Creek Trail, Swain County, 6 miles away

   Hurricane Creek Trail, Macon County, 9 miles away

   Stewart Trail, Macon County, 11 miles away

   Gage Trail, Macon County, 12 miles away


Golf Courses Near Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina:

   Mill Creek Country Club, Franklin, 7 miles away

   Franklin Golf Course, Franklin, 14 miles away

   Ridges Golf Course, Hayesville, 14 miles away

   The Ridges At Mountain Harbour, Hayesville, 14 miles away

   Waterfall Country Club, Clayton, 18 miles away


Lakes Near Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina:

   Nantahala Lake, Macon County, 6 miles away

   Chatuge Lake, Clay County, 18 miles away


Current weather conditions at Wayah Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina
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Local climate location: TAPOCO 4 miles away


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