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5 Fun Ways to Spend a Rainy Day at Our North Carolina Log Cabin Rentals

Don’t let a rainy day get you down! Our North Carolina log cabin rentals are the perfect place to spend a rainy day, and if you’re still up for an adventure, there are plenty of fun things to do in Murphy that are rainy day-friendly. If there’s rain in your vacation’s forecast, don’t fret! Instead, check out the list below of 5 of our favorite activities that are perfect for rainy days in the North Carolina mountains:

1. Host a Game Table Tournament

When you choose to stay in our North Carolina log cabin rentals, you’re staying in the best cabins in the area, and with that comes awesome amenities like game tables – the perfect built-in activity to take advantage of on a rainy day. Spend the day engaging in a little friendly competition via your cabin’s pool table, air hockey table, foosball table or ping pong table, and soon enough you’ll forget all about the gloomy weather outside.

2. Have a Movie MarathonFamily watching movie together

Another fun way to spend a rainy day in our North Carolina log cabin rentals is by having a movie marathon! Bring your family favorites from home or pick up a new release at a local RedBox location, grab some popcorn, dim the lights, and you’re ready for a gloomy day well spent.

3. Visit a Museum

One of the fun things about visiting Murphy is the rich history contained in our quaint town. If rain is forcing you to stay indoors during your vacation, consider visiting one of our local museums and learning the story of our beginnings. The Cherokee County Historical Museum, located in downtown Murphy, displays the deep roots of the Native American culture and traces back the settling of the area by pioneers. With more than 2,000 Cherokee artifacts, it’s an enriching experience you won’t want to miss!    

Wine bottles4. Take a Winery Tour

If you’re feeling like you want to brave the rain and you’re in the mood to get out of the cabin for a bit, you might enjoy taking a tour of one of Murphy’s local wineries or breweries. Our North Carolina log cabin rentals are the perfect place to kick back and sip your favorite local brew, and a tour and tasting will help you identify the one that’s just right for you! You’ll have plenty of options to choose from including the FernCrest Winery and the Hoppy Trout Brewing Company offering taste testing, good food and a great time.

5. Hold a Board Game Battle

Often overlooked when it comes to entertainment, playing a few good old fashioned board games with your friends or family is a fun way to spend a few hours or even an entire day during a rainy day in our North Carolina log cabin rentals. Break out all of the classics – from a deck of cards to Monopoly – and you’ll soon be having so much fun that you will have forgotten about the rain outside entirely!

Rain or shine we promise you’ll always have a good time when you choose to come and vacation with us in our North Carolina log cabin rentals! With these activities in mind you can book your stay with the peace of mind that no matter the weather you’ll have fun together during your visit to Murphy, NC. Book online or contact us for help with all of your vacation planning needs – we can’t wait to hear from you!