Trout Fishing in Murphy, NC

Fishing is a huge sport here in Cherokee County, NC and with our numerous lakes and rivers – there’s something for everyone.  For Trout fishing in Murphy, NC there are Wild Trout streams and Hatchery Supported streams. We have over 180 miles of trout streams in Cherokee County for you...
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See Rock City! Just 2 hours from Murphy NC

Only two hours from Murphy North Carolina.  Rock City is located atop of LookOut Mountain which is 6 miles from Chattanooga TN.   “Rock City is a true marvel nature featuring massive rock formations, gardens with over  400 plant species, and breathtaking panoramic views”  You can see 7 states at...
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Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest close to Murphy, NC

The Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest close to Murphy NC is a beautiful forest with large trees that are “protected”.  Having never been cut – these trees are some of the tallest and largest in diameter in this part of the US!  Here’s a little bit of history on the...
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Harrahs Cherokee Casino a short drive from Murphy NC

Located in Cherokee North Carolina,  is Harrah’s Casino in the heart of the Cherokee Indian Reservation. Some of the games that can found at Harrah’s Casino are: slots pokerpro digital blackjack baccarito table games and there are some brand new games as well. There are events and entertainment that...
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Camping in Murphy NC

Looking for a place for camping in Murphy NC?  Whether it be a couple or a  group; here  in Murphy there are some wonderful campgrounds. Peace Valley Campground offers 51 RV sites, tent sites, 4 fully equipped Lodges.  3 of which have a sleeping loft for children. There is seasonal swimming,...
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More Upcoming Events in Murphy NC

Here are some more upcoming events in Murphy NC! H.A.V.E.N  Festival Located At Mission Farm Murphy NC.  Hold on September 24th 2011. There will be all kinds of crafts and kid games, as well as refreshments for everyone. For more information please contact 828) 837-3233 16th Annual Cherokee County...
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Restaurants in Murphy NC

Whether you are on vacation or just recently moved here there is a wonderful selection of restaurants in Murphy NC.  Of course there is the fast food restaurants such as : McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Burger King, Long John Silvers, Captain D’s, Main Street, Subway, Blimpies etc. But there are also some...
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May Events in Murphy, North Carolina

The month of May is packed with events in Murphy, North Carolina and the surrounding areas.  The Spring Arts and Crafts Festival is in downtown Blairsville on the 22nd.  Blairsville is located South of Murphy and is only 15 to 20 minutes away.  Lots of artists and craftsman will...
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America’s Favorite Drive – The Blue Ridge Parkway

Anytime your visit the Appalachian Mountains you see beautiful scenery, towering mountains, crystal clear lakes and rivers and breathe in fresh mountain air!  Thats just a few reasons the Blue Ridge Parkway is named America’s Favorite Drive.  The Blue Ridge Parkway is 496 miles long running through the famous Blue Ridge...
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Fun Activities in Murphy NC

Murphy has lots to offer while you are here visiting.  You can enjoy the mountain scenery and learn about our mountain heritage.  One great place to do both is the famous John C. Campbell Folk School.  The schools was founded in the early 1900’s and you can experience classes,...
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