Welcome to Bird House Cottage in Burnsville, North Carolina, where comfort meets adventure. This spacious 4-bedroom cottage sleeps up to 12 guests comfortably, offering a serene escape with stunning views of the Black Mountain range and the Mt. Mitchell golf course. Each bedroom is thoughtfully furnished, with sleeping arrangements that include a mix of queen beds, twin beds, and futons to accommodate your group. The cozy sitting room also features a sofa bed for extra flexibility.
Calling all biking enthusiasts! Bird House Cottage situates you near the heart of an exciting mountain biking scene. Discover a variety of trails catering to all skill levels, from the challenging “Big Fuggin’ Heartbreak” spanning 47.3 miles to the thrilling “Bear Pen to Walker Creek Descent” covering 7 miles. The trails offer diverse terrains, with highlights like the technical “Staire Branch” and the scenic “Perkins Trail.” Experience the rush of “Upper Corner Rock,” conquer the demanding “Woods Mountain” route, and engage with the vibrant biking community at the annual Pisgah Mountain Bike Festival.
For fishing enthusiasts, the South Toe River is your paradise. Originating from Mount Mitchell, its refreshing waters host a diverse collection of trout species, from brook and brown to rainbow trout. Divided into four sections, each with specific regulations, the river offers varied fishing experiences. Explore Wild Trout waters, embrace catch-and-release in game lands, and follow Hatchery Supported rules downstream. Convenient access via the Carolina Hemlocks Recreation Area makes fishing a breeze. Ask us about expert guides and versatile fly patterns to enhance your angling experience.
Embark on unforgettable hikes in the nearby Mt. Mitchell area. Scale the iconic Mount Mitchell Summit Trail, challenge yourself on the Black Mountain Crest Trail, or delight in the floral beauty of Big Tom Gap and Buncombe Horse Range Trail Loop. Explore the Deep Gap Trail, conquer the Colbert Ridge Trail, and discover the Setrock Creek Falls Trail for a family-friendly adventure. Immerse yourself in the natural splendor, but always stay informed about trail conditions before setting out.
Book your stay at Bird House Cottage and immerse yourself in the best of Burnsville’s outdoor offerings. Your adventure awaits!
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