The roads at Rose Manor are paved until 100 ft pass property then there are lovely hiking lanes. Great hiking available along creek and up mountain
Find some gems!Franklin has a great deal to offer! Antique shopping, Ruby mines, fly fishing, modern library, Greenway walking paths, horseback riding, golf, crafts, museums, lots of shopping and so much more….Several gem mines are within 10 miles of Rose Manor. ( 1 guest came to NC for the first time in 2011 and stayed 3 weeks at Rose Manor & fell in love with a Rose Manor carpenter so she stayed in NC , then in 2012 took her Mother who was visiting from France to Mason Mtn. Mine & found a 70 carat Ruby worth $5,000.00 & also an emerald. You may be lucky, too!) Bryson City in addition has the Famous railroad, & the national park…and lots of fun things to do around Deep Creek.
Enjoy the river 3 miles away
Find a mountain or a hill and climb it.
Enjoy wading in nearby river.
A suspension bridge is in a quiet area just a few miles from Smoky Mountain Rose Manor
Western North Carolina is a haven for artists. Visit the many local art galleries.
There are lovely drives to area lakes.
Take a tube and float down the nearby Little Tennesse River
Enjoy the fun of catching and the good eating of local trout.
So much to photography. Bring a large memory card.
Join up with a local bird watching group.
Bikers’ love to ride their Harleys on Hwy 28
Neighboring Areas within 15 to 20 miles or less: Bryson City, Franklin, Nantahala, Lake Fontana. Waterfalls, white water rafting, art galleries, antiques, traditional music, festivals, golfing, train ride, Smoky Mountain National Park, Nantahala National Forest, Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Trail…