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Black Dog Overlook; peaceful, secluded mountain cabin in the Nantahala Gorge

Thanksgiving morning on the front deck looking out over the valley.
Thanksgiving morning on the front deck looking out over the valley.
Prow-front cabin with 15ft high ceilings
View from the deck of the mountain ranges miles away.
Master bedroom with King and Futon
Kitchen looking towards the front of the cabin.
Living room with fireplace.
2nd BR with Bunk.  The bottom bunk pulls out into a double bed.
Bathroom with shower
Typical Nantahala River picture.  This is 5 minutes from the cabin.
The 110 Mile Bartram Trail runs behind the cabin.  It intersects with the Appalachian Trail nearby.
Bartram Trail hiker.
The Bartram Trail is within a few hundred yards of the cabin.
World-class fly fishing and trout fishing.
Fishing outfitters are right down the road from the cabin.
Family whitewater rafting is available from countless outfitters in the area.
Zip-lining opportunities are everywhere near here.
Polar Express on the Great Smokey Mountain Railway in nearby Bryson City. (20 miles away)
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Topton, North Carolina
Built in 2004, this single-floor rustic cabin is tucked into a mountain ledge overlooking the Nantahala Gorge. If you're looking for quiet and seclusion but in a location that is central to all that makes Western NC great -- then you've found the perfect retreat. Black Dog Overlook is located 15 minutes north of the quaint town of Andrews, a half hour south of Bryson City, a 1/2 hour north of Murphy, about 2.5 hours from Atlanta, 2 hours from Chatanooga and Knoxville, an hour from Maggie Valley and 1.5 hours from Asheville. This is the type of country you've seen in movies like Last of the Mohicans, Hunger Games and A Walk in the Woods.

Here is the best part: the cabin property borders on the Nantahala National Forest. We're working this winter on blazing a hiking path to the Bartram Trail that runs along the mountain...
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Listing #FKN9178006
About the Owner
Joseph S
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We won't be onsite during your stay. Once you book, we'll give you the code for the front door keypad.
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Booking guest must be over 25 years old. No events or parties. If you bring children, please supervise them carefully - the cabin is on a steep dropoff and is heavily forested...
    1 Shower
    1 Bunk
    1 Sofa
    1 Super King
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  • Cleaning fee: £68 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £377 / stay - Deposit
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Getting around
We suggest AWD or 4WD vehicles. Our road is steep and rugged.
Car recommended
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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