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Lake house on Apalachia Lake - spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bath, fireplace, huge porch, 2 car garage, sleeps 8. Two minute walk to lake. 30 minute drive from Murphy NC. Nearest airports: Atlanta, GA. & Chattanooga, TN. Enjoy private access to a beautiful, peaceful lake. We welcome pets (dogs only) with prior approval.
This secluded one acre property in a small gated community is a perfect getaway. Fully furnished, fully equipped kitchen. Enjoy hiking, fishing, biking, swimming, scenic byways, and white water rafting (Ocoee River). Apalachia lake (9 miles long) is designated as a Wilderness Waterway. There is never a fluctuation in the water level. Most of the lake's shoreline is preserved by USFS Nantahala National Forest. The lake is ideal for canoes and kayaks, but can easily accommodate a sport boat for water skiing. Quiet secluded coves provide excellent spots for relaxing and picnicking.
Area Golfing: Cherokee Hills 18 hole par-72 , Chatuge Shores Golf Course par -72 , The Ridges par-70 , Brasstown Valley Resort par-72, The Links - design by Dennis Griffiths 18 holes. The Tri-State area also has many more challenging courses.
Area White water rafting: Ocee Outdoor center - 40 minutes drive and Nantahala Outdoor Center - 45 minute drive
Area Hiking: Centrally located in the southern Appalachians with 100 trails intersecting in Cherokee County, within 1 hour of Murphy.
Guests can park their cars in the garage / driveway.
This home is not suitable for wheel chairs as there are steps leading up to the house ( from the front porch, the garage and the back porch).
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Steps to beautiful Lake Appalachia and short drive to Lake Hiwassee...moreless
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The House is on Lake Appalachia which is the third reservoir on the Hiwassee River and begins just below the dam. It is 9.8 miles long and has 31 miles of beautiful wilderness shoreline. It is designated a 'semi-wilderness' lake, 1277 feet above sea level. From the house, you can walk right to the lake and enjoy a private spot to picnic and swim. The house is on a private road in a small gated community. If you drive 5 minutes from the house, you can visit a beautiful mountain waterfall. Nearby whitewater rafting on the Nantahala and the Ocoee rivers Enjoy antiquing, John C. Campbell Folk School, Horseback riding or simply relaxing on the back deck. Bring your mountain bike, kayak and hiking boots, this area is fantastic for people who love outdoor adventure.