Nantahala National Forest is among the most famous in North Carolina, and has become a hotspot for hikers and campers in recent years. The winding trails, lush, green wilderness and scenic views are all part of what makes it so special, why is why it’s a great idea to rent one of the best places to stay when you visit. This way, you’ll be placed in the heart of nature, and you can explore all that Nantahala National Forest has to offer. Head to the nearby Lake Jocassee to go kayaking, sailing, and even to hike around the water’s edge, or feel the refreshing spray of Whitewater Falls as you go on your daily walk. Here, you can also catch some stunning scenery, before you make your way to Gorges State Park to navigate your way through warm rainforests.