About the Area

Andrews is a small rural community, in Nantahala National Forest region of the Smoky Mountains. As a central location we are within 15 to 45 minute drive to many area attractions. A favorite road for motorcyclist the infamous "Tale of the Dragon" is only 35 miles.

The Nantahala area has four distinct seasons, with summer highs rarely out of the 80’s and even a few snowy winter nights.

The streams, rivers, and lakes are crystal clear.


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There are numerous Lakes and rivers for boating and fishing…Lake Nantahala, Lake Santeelah, Lake Fontana just to name a few.

We are between two major whitewater rafting areas. The Nantahala Gorge is our neighbor just 15 miles up the road. There are many Rafting companies that offer both guided and unguided trips on class 1,2 and 3 rapids. The Occoee River is about 45 minutes and offers class 3, 4 and 5 rapids and the trips are guided.

The Great Smoky National Park is another big tourist attraction for the Hiking and biking. Closer areas for hiking Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest and Tsali Trails.

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