This spacious mountain retreat accommodates up to 10 guests in its four generously sized bedrooms. Each room is thoughtfully designed, with Queen Beds in Bedrooms 1, 2, and 3, and Bedroom 4 offering a unique combination of a Queen Bed and two Twin Beds in hand-carved log bunk beds, along with a Queen sofa sleeper. The cabin features three bathrooms, all with handcrafted stone showers and tubs for relaxation. Enjoy the fresh mountain air on the fully enclosed wrap-around decks or the balcony, while the lower-level deck provides a large log swing. Inside, the dining room seats 10, with a hand-made log dining table and bar stools. The cabin also offers a well-equipped kitchen, an outdoor play area, and a porch/veranda, along with a lawn/garden area and a fun cornhole game for your enjoyment.
Lake Lure is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts seeking diverse adventures. Whether you’re a water lover, angler, hiker, biker, birder, or climber, this destination offers an array of activities to suit every taste.
On the Water: Embrace the clear waters of Lake Lure by kayaking or stand-up paddleboarding, offering not just scenic views but also secluded swimming spots. Keep in mind, permits are a must for all watercraft, whether motorized or not, and can be obtained from the Town of Lake Lure.
Climbing Adventures: Hickory Nut Gorge offers exceptional climbing opportunities. For advanced climbers, Chimney Rock Park’s Rumbling Bald Climbing access beckons. Lessons are available for beginners. Discover iconic climbs like “The Sentinel,” “Screamweaver,” “Bumblebee Buttress,” “Master Beta,” and the “Two Pitch Route” at Rumbling Bald. For traditional climbing routes, explore “Whitsides Cliff” in Pisgah National Forest, featuring both single-pitch and multi-pitch options.
Angler’s Paradise: Fishing aficionados will find a wealth of species in Lake Lure, including bass, trout, bream, crappie, perch, carp, and catfish. Just don’t forget to grab your fishing license from the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.
Hiking Trails: A short drive from Lake Lure reveals a plethora of hiking options for all levels. Explore Chimney Rock State Park and Party Rock for sweeping lake views, or venture to Rumbling Bald Loop for climbing opportunities. Discover local flora and fauna at Dittmer-Watts Nature Trail, Morse Park, Hickory Nut Falls, Youngs Mountain, Devil’s Head, Little Bradley Falls, Big Bradley Falls, Buffalo Creek Park, and Weed Patch Mountain. For the adventurous hikers, Buffalo Creek Park and Weed Patch Mountain offer thrilling experiences.
Mountain Biking: Buffalo Creek Park, Weed Patch Mountain, and Kitsuma, just 45 minutes from Lake Lure, boast exciting mountain biking trails with technical sections, steep climbs, and exhilarating descents. Expect diverse terrain, including rocky stretches and rooty areas.
Birdwatching: Lake Lure and its surroundings provide ample birding opportunities on trails like Rumbling Bald Loop, Party Rock Trail, Buffalo Creek Park Loop, and Weed Patch Mountain Trail. Chimney Rock Park is also a birdwatcher’s delight, home to a variety of species.
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