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Swain County, NC

Have A Big Vacation in A Small Town!

Bryson City is full of fun things to do for every member of the family-and many are FREE!

• Fish and go boating on Fontana Lake

• Fly fish four rivers and numerous trout streams

• Hike the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Appalachian Trail

• Mountain bike at Tsali

• Relax at a spa

• Go horseback riding or pan for gems

• Raft whitewater on the Nantahala, Cheoah or Ocoee Rivers

• Kayak Fontana Lake and whitewater rivers

• Golf our mountain courses

• Ride a zip line

• Visit waterfalls

• Ride a tube down Deep Creek or the Oconaluftee

• Ride the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

• Visit a winery or brewery

• Ride curvy roads like the Hellbender or the Dragon at Deal’s Gap

• Drive the Blue Ridge Parkway or Cherohala Skyway

• Visit Cherokee

• Enjoy a wide variety of restaurants

• Shop galleries, craft stores, bookstores & boutiques

Bryson City, Swain County, NC

• Enjoy paddle boarding on the Tuckasegee River through downtown, or on Fontana Lake

Plan Your Visit with our free Visitors Guide, coupons and e-newsletter of events. We’ve got enough activities to keep you busy for a while …and enough B&Bs, motels, resorts, campgrounds and cabins to pamper you at the end of the day.

828-488-3681 •

210 Main Street
Bryson City, NC 28713
Exit at Milepost 469.1

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