Hiking Along The Top Of The Blue Ridge Grandfather Mountain's 13-mile trail system offers amazing diversity, at times threading through blueberry patches, around house-sized boulders, up one of eleven ladders used to traverse steep sections, or down a stone staircase fashioned from a dried-up stream bed. Considered the best alpine hiking in the South, a hiking party can cross through a dozen or more ecological communities and pass through a variety of forest types and climate zones on a single outing.
The Nantahala River is located in the Nantahala National Forest at the base of the Nantahala Gorge. Just south of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park the river is the most popular whitewater rafting river in the United States. Its relatively mild yet fast running waters make the Nantahala River an ideal family adventure. A vacation in Nantahala features the peaceful mountain atmosphere and the adventure of outdoor sports. Over thousands of years, the swift currents of the Nantahala River have slowly carved an incredible gorge in the mountains of western North Carolina. Here you’ll find a diverse range of activities and services for families as well as avid adventure seekers. Whitewater rafting on the Nantahala River is a popular option from March to October. Choose from guided trips, rental rafts and ducks, or combine whitewater rafting with a scenic train ride on the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad. The half-day Nantahala rafting trip features refreshing, fun Class II and Class III rapids, culminating at Nantahala Falls, where photographers take your photo.
Guided trips for individuals and groups through the absolutely breathtaking scenery of the Nantahala National Forest. The horses were all abused or neglected horses. They range in age from 5 to 23 years old and have adapted very well to their new home.
This North Carolina casino features 50,000 square feet of gaming space with more than 1,000 slots and 70 traditional table games, there is something for everyone.
Wheel of Fortune, Monopoly, Quick Hits and Blazing Sevens are some of the 1,000 slots that make Harrah's Cherokee Valley River a favorite place to visit. Live table games include favorites like mini baccarat, blackjack, craps, roulette, Mississippi Stud, three-card poker and more.
Beyond the lively gambling offerings, The River Tower offers plush comfort on seven stories, with 300 well-appointed non-smoking rooms. The Food Market, conveniently located right off the casino floor, offers great tasting selections from Nathans Famous®, Panda Express®, Earl of Sandwich®, Papa John’s®, and Starbucks®.
For a cocktail or refreshing beverage, our casino bar offers a full assortment to suit your thirst. It’s the ideal place to meet up with friends before heading out for a night of good times.
The entire Harrah’s experience is enhanced for members of the Total Rewards® program, with exclusive access to the casino floor’s upscale Diamond Lounge for guests who attain Diamond status. Total Rewards is free to enroll in, and allows guests to earn Reward Credits® for hotel, dining and more at any Caesars-owned location.
An enterprise of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, Harrah's Cherokee Valley River Casino & Hotel is located near Murphy, North Carolina. Come out and play at this exciting casino located just two hours from Chattanooga, Knoxville and Atlanta.