If you’re planning to visit North Carolina’s outdoors, be prepared to indulge in a different kind of outdoor experience. You won’t freeze in your tent when nights turn cold because you’ll be staying in a cozy rustic cabin. You won’t run between trees looking for the right spot to wee because these cabins are already fitted with homey amenities. Best of all, you won’t have to go far for scenic activities like hiking, biking, kayaking, and animal-watching, as these accommodations are situated smack-in-the-middle of lush natural regions. So don’t worry about what to pack. Focus on crisp airs you’ll be breathing at the Great Smoky Mountains, and the vibrant rivers you’ll be rushing through. Start your outdoor adventure in North Carolina by staying in one of the cabins below.