Lovers of the environment and the great outdoors will feel right at home in these eco-friendly cottages near Nantahala National Forest. Deep in the mountain valleys of southwestern North Carolina, Nantahala, meaning “land of the noonday sun,” is one of the state’s four national forests and home to vast outdoor recreational activities. Hikers, bikers, horseback riders, and off-roaders can enjoy over 600 miles of trails over ranging elevations. Nantahala provides scenic driving, nature viewing, and prime picnicking spots along the Mountain Waters Scenic Byway. Endless sustainable glamping activities await when families, couples, and solo travelers return to their home away from home. From the sea to the mountains, adventure awaits in these eco-friendly cottages near Nantahala National Forest. Book one of the beautiful glamping mountain escapes below today!