Discover the charm of Mt. Mitchell, North Carolina, at Hummingbird Cottage, a split-level townhouse in the peaceful Mt. Mitchell Golf Course community. With 3 bedrooms + den, it sleeps 8 comfortably. Enjoy mountain views from the deck and find modern amenities including WiFi, cable TV, and central heating/AC. Venture out to explore nearby hiking trails and golfing opportunities. The cottage provides essentials like linens, blankets, towels, soap, coffee, teas, washer/dryer. Come and experience the tranquility of this serene location. Nearby waterfalls, the Blue Ridge Parkway and Mt. Mitchell State Park.
Maximum of two parked cars are allowed. Please contact us to discuss where to park additional cars.
The nearby South Toe River is a known trout hotspot in the Carolinas. Originating from Mount Mitchell and Pisgah National Forest. The river hosts thriving wild rainbow, brook, and brown trout populations, thanks to its cool, pure waters sourced from the Right Prong and Left Prong streams’ confluence. The upper sections adhere to Wild Regulations, challenging access but rewarding skilled anglers with wild trout fishing. The stretch above Black Mountain Campground to Pisgah Game Land Border is designated “catch and release – artificial lures/flies only,” offering a pristine environment for catch-and-release enthusiasts. Accessible by vehicle, the lower South Toe River provides stocked fishing and wade-friendly areas. Teeming with various insect hatches, it’s a haven for dry fly and nymph fishing. Versatile and accommodating, the river caters to all levels of expertise, ensuring a year-round angling adventure surrounded by breathtaking natural landscapes.
Embark on a kayaking or rafting adventure along the South Toe River, starting at the put-in area near the Carolina Hemlocks Recreation Area. Navigate downstream through the calm waters, surrounded by the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Enjoy the easy rapids and serene stretches as you make your way to the take-out point near the Black Mountain Campground. This section is suitable for both beginners and experienced paddlers, offering a picturesque and accessible route for your water excursion.
Hiking & Biking
Travel along the South Toe River with on its most beloved trails, such as the “Riverside Path” for hikers, offering riverfront landscapes, and the “Ridgeview Trail” for bikers, leading through diverse landscapes with the river as a constant companion. These trails beckon adventurers to savor the natural splendor of the South Toe River area while enjoying invigorating outdoor activities. The previously mentioned trails are but a few of the many trails nearby. There are approximately 15 trails located near Mount Mitchell, each offering unique experiences and varying levels of difficulty for hikers and outdoor enthusiasts to explore and enjoy.
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