Whatever activity you would like to do during your stay at Little Bear Cabin of Murphy, coming back and winding down on the deck with the family will top off the day.

Click on the Activity Links for more information.

Visit the many waterfalls and hiking trails in the area and click on the link to review a few in the surrounding area.

John C. Campbell Folk School has classes in many different things like woodworking and traditional crafts. Go and take the tour of the grounds and you will be amazed and want to come back for the Festival in the Fall.

Chatuge Shores Golf
is for the avid golfer to take 19 holes. There is also Cherokee Hills Golf.

Henn Theater
is the local movie theater in Murphy.

Hiawassee Dam
is a great place for boating, fishing, and outdoor activities, rich in wildlife such as turkey & deer.

Duke's Hideaway Marina
a great, local marina with boat rentals. 555 Duke Lodge Rd., Murphy, NC 28906  (828) 835-3332.

Ocoee Whitewater Rafting
is a great place to test your skills in your or their raft or kayak.

Nanatahala Center Whitewater Rafting
is another rafting experience you will enjoy, on the Nanatahala River.

Fields of Wood
is a biblical park where you can climb the Ten Commandments Mountain. Take Highway 64/74 W out of Murphy to Hwy 294 turn right follow to gates on the right

Harrah's Casino take US Hwy 74 E through Andrews and the Nantahala Gorge and follow it to new highway to exit 74  follow to 2nd light turn right in Cherokee, NC
this is  for the guests that like to try their luck on the slot machines.

Cherokee Indian Reservation
take US Hwy 74 E through Andrews and the Nantahala Gorge and follow it to new highway take exit 74 in Cherokee, NC you can see some real Indians, culture and history.

Deal's Gap
is for those who like the thrill of riding a motorcycle or sportscar through 318 curves in 11 miles.

Great Smokey Mountain Railroad
you can ride an old fashion train through the scenic Smokey Mountains.

Blue Ridge Scenic Railway
you can ride through North Georgia Mountains in an old fashion train.

Fires Creek Area
  a wide variety of outdoor recreation is available at this area that offers excellant trout fishing, picnicking, hiking and camping opportunities, as well as a variety of other fishing opportunities and scenic trails. Located at 201 Woodland Drive, Murphy, NC 28906, (828) 837-3821.

Wagon Master Adventure Park This park is a family park with lots of fun activities to do like Gem Mining, Gold Panning, Mini Golf and lots of activities for the famil

Horseback Riding 
Chunky Gal is a great place to horseback ride through the mountains. Located at 1306 Hot House Rd, Haysville, NC 28904  (828) 389-4175

Carolina Ocoee
Ocoee River Rafting serves up big waves and continuous action making it the most popular white water river in the country. Located just north of Georgia in Eastern Tennessee the Ocoee River is the perfect white water rafting option for the Atlanta  area, with two great sections to raft.

Horseback Riding Blanch Manor envision the rolling Blue Ridge Mountains where you can saddle up to canter through a shady forest trail or embark into a snowy winter wonderland.  Located at 177 Deal Hollow Road, Copperhill, TN 37317  (423) 496-1060