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Towns Nearby River Cove Cabins

Enjoy an abundance of fun or leisure activities in nearby quaint mountain towns near the River Cove Cabins.

Murphy, North Carolina

The quaint mountain town of Murphy NC is located along the Hiwassee River having a unique location bordering Tennessee, Georgia & South Carolina means you can visit several states all within a 25 to 30-minute drive. Downtown Murphy offers many restaurants, bistros, ice cream parlors, pizzerias, breweries and pubs. A nice range of locally owned shops, crafts & outdoor markets to explore. You can always take a short ride and visit one of the several wineries in the area, Valley River Wineries, Notley River Valley or Crane Creek Vineyards.

For a little exercise take a peaceful stroll on Murphy River Walk. For fun activities, you can choose from Kayak rentals, E-Bike Tours, Nantahala Outdoor Center and many hiking and biking trails. 

You can always try your luck at Harrah’s Casino offering many table games or slots they have to offer.

Distance: 15 minute drive
Blairsville, Georgia

A wonderful little town in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. There are an abundance of outdoor activities to enjoy. Over 80 miles of Appalachian Trail, Lakes, Creeks, Rivers and Waterfalls all waiting to be explored by you. Home of the 4,180 Acre Nottley Lake or visit Helton Creek Falls has two waterfalls set in Blairsville’s deep hardwood forest. Stop in to visit some of the many restaurants and wineries, for example, Odem Springs Vineyard, Paradise Hills Winery, Grand Daddy Mimms Moonshine, Pappy’s Riverside Restaurant or the Hole in the Wall. There are many choices to choose from.

Distance: 25 minute drive
Blue Ridge, Georgia

A great little town set up for walking and exploring. Blue Ridge is a main stop for the – Blue Ridge Scenic Railway – with antique trains that will run through mountain villages and amazing views of the Chattahoochee National Forest & Fall Branch waterfalls. Walk the town and visit many of the locally owned restaurants and shops the town has to offer, from mountain nick nacks to fine dining!


Distance: 25 minute drive
McCaysville, Georgia

Wonderful small town to visit while enjoying your stay at stay River Cove Cabins. A very walkable small town with many restaurants and shops to explore. Visit for more details at Riverwalk Shops. Located on the Toccoa / Ocoee River with several restaurants overlooking the river. McCaysville welcomes tourists by any means of transportation arriving by land, river or rrain! Visit the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway for more information.


Distance: 25 minute drive
Bryson City, North Carolina

With an abundance of public land, including the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Nantahala National Forest, there’s so much to experience in and around Bryson City. Choose your adventure Great Smokey Mountains National Park, Great Smokey Mountain Railroad, Clingmans Dome, Nantahala River white water rafting, Fontana Lake and all the activities that go along with them.

Distance: 60 Minute Drive

River Cove Cabins Specials

Weekday Special: Stay 3 nights Sunday thru Wednesday and receive a 10% discount.
Full Week Special: Stay 7 nights and receive a 20% discount.