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Our Favorite Things to Do in Murphy NC Any Time of Year

The Smoky Mountains in Murphy NC are a popular place to vacation because of the convenient location, the breathtaking mountain views and the affordable Murphy NC cabins that are tucked back in the nooks and crannies of the mountains for a private and peaceful vacation experience. If you know you’d love a mountain vacation but you’re unsure of what you want to do during your time away, read our list of our favorite things to do in Murphy NC at any time of the year!

Plan a Family Reunion

For a fun and exciting twist on the annual family reunion, consider inviting your relatives for a few days of relaxation at a Murphy NC cabin! Not only will everyone be excited to do something different this year, but this will also save you the hassle of cooking, cleaning and preparing your house to be taken over by family members.

No matter what size your family is, there is sure to be a cabin that will suit your needs. If you plan to invite all your aunts, uncles, cousins, grandparents and more for the reunion, plan to book the Millhouse Lodge. This 6 bedroom cabin can sleep up to 30 people and is large enough for everyone to have the space and privacy needed for a comfortable weekend trip! This cabin comes with enough dinnerware for all 30 guests, meaning everyone can enjoy a nice meal together, and the living areas are large enough for everyone to spread out and relax!

Explore City EventsFarmer handing woman a red pepper at the Farmers Market.

Another of our favorite things to do in Murphy NC is to check the calendar of events and attend all the fun festivities that happen around the town!

During the summer months, there are several wonderful farmers’ markets that sell fresh produce, locally made jellies and jams, artisan breads, handcrafted jewelry, healthy soaps and lots more! During the summer you’ll also experience music festivals, art walks and many other fun events.

When it gets chilly out, Murphy NC comes alive with all sorts of holiday cheer! From Christmas parades and celebrations to the annual New Year’s Eve Possum Drop, there’s always something entertaining happening downtown!

Friends grilling on their cabin's deck.Vacation with Friends

Even when life gets busy and hectic, it’s important to set aside time to spend with your closest friends. Planning an annual weekend getaway in Murphy NC with your closest friends will give you something to look forward to year after year! Our cabins come in all different sizes to accommodate as many or as few of you as needed, and they’re loaded with all the amenities that make for a super fun time with friends. Spend all day playing games, exploring the city or hiking the local trails, and then come back to spend the evenings enjoying cocktails while soaking in your secluded hot tub or watching movies on your cabin’s big screen TV. No matter how you spend your time in Murphy NC, we guarantee you’ll have a blast with your friends!

Now that you’ve read all about our favorite things to do in Murphy NC, browse through our Murphy NC cabins and book your mountain vacation! The sooner the better!