Things to do and fun facts!

 On the Skyway there are large sweeping curves and great views everywhere you look regardless of the time of year. There are well marked "photo ops" and places to pull off and enjoy the views. Indian Boundary Campground is a good place to take a break and look around.

 

DO YOU ENJOY.....HIKING, FLY FISHING, BOATING, SWIMMING, TUBING, WHITEWATER RAFTING, KAYAKING, BIRDWATCHING, CAMPING, SCENERY, PHOTOGRAPHY, OFF ROAD ADVENTURES, GOLD PANNING, OR DO YOU JUST WANT TO TRY SOMETHING NEW?????

 

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A Ride on the Skyway, Bikers Welcomed!

At the western end of the Cherohala, the lifting mists of early morning reveal beautiful Indian Boundary Lake. Continue down the Skyway to the begining of the famous "Tail of the Dragon" and enjoy the ride!

 

 

Hiking

 

Big Frog Mountain

This beautiful remote area offers mountain vistas, waterfalls, clear mountain streams, and is a sanctuary for black bears.

Coker Creek

Explore the area's cultural heritage and take a scenic drive, hike the Unicoi Turnpike, or pan for gold in the community of Coker Creek.

Hiwassee River

Spectacular forested hillsides and pastoral river bottoms compliment the beauty of Hiwassee River Gorge. Rafting, canoeing and hiking are popular year-round activities.

Citico Creek

This vicinity of Cherokee National Forest is home to over 20,000 acres of nationally designated wilderness with ample opportunities for solitude and backcountry experiences.

 ALL OF THESE PLACES AND MUCH MORE TO EXPLORE!!!!

 

 

 

 Kayaking,Tubing & Whitewater rafting

CHOOSE YOUR ADVENTURE!!!!!!

Monroe county, Ranger Station to Tellico Plains section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.

*The Ranger Station to Tellico Plains section of Tellico River in Tennessee is 4.2 miles long and is rated by American Whitewater as a class I-III.

 

 

OTHER LOCATIONS NEAR US

*OCOEE RAFTING!!!

*Upper Pigeon Minimum age 8

*Lower Pigeon Minimum age 4

*Nantahala Rafting Center Minimum age 7

 

 LOCAL CAMPING SITES OR LODGING CLOSE TO OUTPOST PAVILION

http://www.fs.fed.us/r8/cherokee/recreation/camping.shtml

 

*KOA CAMPGROUND*

*AND PLENTIFUL AMOUNT OF CABIN RENTALS!!!!

 

WATERFALLS

 

There are approx. 36 Falls on the Cherohala. "Things to do" guides will be avaliable at the Outpost.