The cabin is located just minutes from the famous Nantahala River and the Beautiful Lake Nantahala. You can spend you day Rafting or you may want to rent a Pontoon for the day for a little relaxing on the Lake. There are several hiking trails near the cabin, including Bartam Trail and the Appalachian Trail. If biking is one of you interest, you would enjoy visiting Tsali Bike Trail that is maintained by US Forest Service. Motor cyclist enjoy a trip across Wayah Rd, which has become known as Thunder Road because of it's winding curves. Wayah Bald is also located at the top of the Mountain, up upon the Bald you can view 4 different states, wth a three dimentional view of the mountians with a elevation of 5280 ft. There is always something to do at Rushing Creek Mt. Cabin, weather you spend the day fishing in front of the cabin or just enjoy relaxing in the hot tub, so grab you toothbrush and come on over.