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Creel Lodge at Middle Creek

If you are looking for a private mountain retreat within the beautiful Nantahala National Forest, then Creel Lodge at Middle Creek is the place for you!

Creel Lodge offers first-class accommodations nestled within a magical woodland setting with exceptional guided trout fishing by Turning Stone’s Fly Fishing. The property boasts over a mile of private water on Middle Creek with two magnificent waterfalls and an abundance of wild rainbows and occasional wild brown trout. The stream is stocked with rainbow, brown, and the occasional brook trout.

Creel Lodge is within 30 minutes of Highlands's charm and fine dining and is only about an hour from Cashiers. Historic Franklin, NC, is a short 15-minute drive and 30 minutes to the Great Smokies.

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Cherokee Mountain Cabins

61 Bear Creek Road

Nantahala, NC 28781

Toll-free 866-77-CABIN (866-772-2246)

Local 828-321-2010

Fax 828-321-2543

For a memorable Smoky Mountains getaway, choose from our one, two or three-bedroom Nantahala cabins, one of which will be perfect for your escape, whether it’s a romantic weekend, a family vacation or a group reunion. Our private, beautifully designed, and individually decorated NC cabin rentals are just what you need for a relaxing and rejuvenating retreat.

The Cabins at Long Branch

Clinton Cabin Road

Nantahala, NC 28781

Phone: 662-773-3099

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The Nantahala Gorge is known far and wide for whitewater rafting and kayaking. Yet the mountains high above the Gorge offer hidden treasures — a scenic mountain river with world-class trout fishing and quiet Nantahala Lake with boating and fishing.

And that’s where you’ll find The Cabins at Long Branch — two secluded cabins on 40 acres bordered by a trout stream and the Nantahala National Forest