Lou's Nest is nestled in the middle of Pisqah National Forest surrounded by a multitude of activities.... such as Hiking, Fly Fishing, Kayaking, tubing, Horseback riding, swimming, Hunting, Bicycling ,Nature watching. The historical side of Wilson's Creek includes industry and railroads...with parcel buildings still standing along with the original depot station. Wilson's Creek/ Mortimer was a happening place to be back in the day..in 1940 there was a huge flood wiped out the railway and industry..closing the town for good. The house sets on 8 acres with a creek that runs in front of Lou's Nest and a small stream that runs behind the property. Horse shoes, badmitten, sandbox, a huge fire pit to seat around and enjoy while the children are chasing lighting bugs or midnight tag! The house is currently being finished having been under a full renovation. The house has three bedrooms, living room, huge kitchen/ dining room , bathroom with antique clawed tub, 2 new decks...future plans for a pond, game room and hot tub that will have its own cute little building and deck away from main house for privacy and relaxation.
Early morning and dusk is a great time to set out on the deck to see Deer, Turkey and sometimes Bear! There is many trails in the area that we will provide information on in the cabin..that has beautiful waterfalls. The Kayakers come from all over the United States just to do the Wilson's, the Hunters come to Hunt Deer, Bear, Turkey..Grouse...etc, the fly Fishing is very well known to bring beginners and seasoned fisherman.
Thirty minutes to most anywhere... Grandfather Mountain, Banner Elk home of the the ski Slopes and the Woolley Worm Festival, the town of Blowing Rock...while there in the winter visit the Blowing Rock attraction where it snows upside down, Tweetzie railroad, MysteryHill, Boone, Parkway...leading to our Viaduct and Prices lake which offers Fishing, Hiking and Canoes for rent to cruise the beautiful Lake, many Overlooks and many trails as well. Asheville, Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge about 1 1/2 to 3 hours away.
We have tried to provide every comfort of home for our renters...we want you to pull in and relax with no worries.
Fully stocked kitchen...plates, pots and pans, coffee cups, glasses...untinuels , toaster, coffee maker, a small container of dish liquid is provided, dishwasher...washer dryer...etc.
The bathroom has plenty of towels, hand towels , wash clothes
All bedrooms have very comfortable mattresses and bedding for a sweet rest.
Master bedroom Next to bathroom has a 40" flatscreen tv. The kids room has a small tv provided that dvds can be played... along with kids games for entertainment. The living room has a 50" flatscreen with surround sound that leads into the kitchen. Wifi is provided for the working renter that needs to check in.
My gardens are stunning with color and butterfly's that you can't help but to enjoy admiring them.
At the upper end of our creek there's a shallow part where the kids can seat and play...to cool off in the hot summer days! We will include a informational packet on the History of he area for your keeping.
Maps of the trails in the area are provided for your use while there as well as a a huge map of the area that hangs on wall. The house Is 85 % wood from the area having been milled up the way in Carries Flat leading to the backside of Grandfather Mountain . So come sit awhile and relax in a peaceful, delightful...serene area and get the rest your deserve. We promise to make your stay very inviting . Also new this summer a playground for the kids! We look forward to hosting you.. come relax at Lou’s Nest!