Sunset over Murphy North Carolina

The History of Murphy, North Carolina

Situated within the Blue Ridge Mountains at the confluence of the Valley and Hiwassee Rivers in North Carolina, is the city of Murphy. In addition to being the largest city in Cherokee County, it also serves as the county seat.  The history of Murphy, North Carolina is truly fascinating. 
hiwassee lake in murphy nc

Your Guide to the Murphy NC Weather for All Seasons

Murphy NC is a gorgeous place to visit at any time of the year! Depending on the kind of vacation you’re picturing, you may want to visit at a certain time of the year. If you’re imagining snow-capped mountain and cooler temperatures, winter is the best season for your...
Hiwassee Lake in Murphy NC.

5 Telltale Signs You’re in Love with Murphy NC

If you’re reading this blog, there is a chance that you’re in love…with Murphy, North Carolina. Millions of people have fallen under the spell of our charming Appalachian town, and new visitors join their ranks each day. To confirm that you’re head over heels for Murphy NC, check to...
Delicious Reuben sandwich with french fries at one of the best restaurants in Murphy NC.

The 4 Best Restaurants in Murphy NC

When planning a trip you think of everything, where you are going to stay, what you want to visit and even what you need to pack. Something you may not take into consideration when you are planning your perfect getaway is where you are going to eat during your...
Happy family, parents with children on back

Celebrate Spring at Murphy’s Best Family Fun Park

It’s finally spring in the Great Smoky Mountains! If you’re ready to get outdoors and celebrate the season, there’s nowhere better to visit than WagonMaster Adventure Ranch. Nestled in the Smokies, this 73 acre family fun park is one of the most popular things to do in Murphy, NC....

The Town of Murphy NC

Murphy North Carolina is a charming town that draws you in because of the nature, peaceful atmosphere and the friendly people.  Murphy NC is not a big city so when you come here to visit you don’t have to worry about the city noise,  traffic jams or an endless view...

Summer in the Mountains of North Carolina

It’s May and what do they say…..”April showers bring May flowers” – & Murphy is proving that to be true!  Murphy is becoming colorful with the wild flowers, shrubs, annuals and perennials all beginning to bloom.  The temperatures are rising into the mid-70’s, low 80’s and the t-shirts and...