Guides

  • Cashiers

    Cashiers

    Situated at 3487 feet above sea level, nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Cashiers is one of the area’s most desirable locations. There are many beautiful waterfalls…

  • Cullowhee

    Cullowhee

    Cullowhee is located in the Great Smoky and Blue Ridge Mountains, 52 miles west of Asheville. The community name for Cullowhee derives from a Cherokee term for “Place of the…

  • Highlands

    Highlands

    It has been said that the town of Highlands was founded by two developers from Kansas in 1875 who, according to the legend, took a map and drew a line…

  • Lake Glenville

    Lake Glenville

    Located just a few miles north of Cashiers lies the crystal clear waters of beautiful Lake Glenville. Each summer, thousands of people vacation along its 26 miles of sandy shorelines…

  • Lake Toxaway

    Lake Toxaway

    Families have been drawn to the breathtaking mountain vistas and crystal clear waters of Lake Toxaway since 1903 when the Fords, Edisons, and Rockefellers came to the area by private…

  • Sapphire

    Sapphire

    Centrally located between the town of Cashiers and Lake Toxaway, the town of Sapphire or Sapphire Valley was supposedly named for the discovery of sapphires in the area. In the…