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Cherohala Skyway

The paved 0.3-mile Spirit Ridge Trail, perfect for wheelchairs and strollers, leads to a spectacular overlook along the Cherohala Skyway in the Nantahala National Forest. Layers of mountain ranges greet you from the perch just below 5,000 feet. Two picnic tables are near the parking area. Learn more about our scenic roadways and Cherohala Skyway: http://www.grahamcountytravel.com/discover-graham-county/things-to-do-in-the-surrounding-area/

Cherohala Skyway:The 51-mile skyway connects Hwy.143 in Robbinsville, NC to Hwy.165 in Tellico Plains, TN, traveling through the Cherokee and Nantahala National Forests. Enjoy the view from 15 scenic overlooks or picnic areas. The highest point is the Santeetlah Overlook at 5,390 feet, which rivals the Blue Ridge Parkway elevations. A popular hiking area is Hooper Bald; and a beautiful waterfall may be found close to the end in Tennessee – Bald River Falls – just a short drive off the main…

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Cherohala Skyway

The paved 0.3-mile Spirit Ridge Trail, perfect for wheelchairs and strollers, leads to a spectacular overlook along the Cherohala Skyway in the Nantahala National Forest. Learn more about our scenic roadways and Cherohala Skyway: http://www.grahamcountytravel.com/discover-graham-county/things-to-do-in-the-surrounding-area/

In a tiny corner of western Poland a forest of about 400 pine trees grow with a 90 degree bend at the base of their trunks - all bent northward. Surrounded by a larger forest of straight growing pine trees this collection of curved trees, or "Crooked Forest," is a mystery.