Head east on NC-28 S toward Welch Road. Continue straight onto Fontana Dam Road. Turn left.
Destination will be on your left.
Fontana Lake Tours
Fee Charged. Reservations suggested (828) 498-2129. Lake Tours depart from Fontana Marina Daily at 2 and 4 PM to see one of the deepest lakes in the country.
Head east on NC-28 S toward Welch Road. Turn right onto NC-143 W/Sweetwater Road. Turn right onto Rodney Orr Bypass. Continue onto US-129 N/Tapoco Road. Turn left onto Willie Colvin Road. Destination is 257 Willie Colvin Road, Robbinsville, NC 28771.
Visit Cheoah, Fontana, and/or Santeetlah Dam
Explore the incredible history of the hydroelectric dam system in Graham County and how it has contributed to the growth of the region as well as its historic role in past war efforts. For more detailed information, stop in at the Graham County Visitors Center in Robbinsville.
Hunting Boy Wood Crafts
Beautiful works of wood carver and chainsaw artist Billy Welch. Inspired by his Cherokee roots, the beautiful wood of Appalachia and nature. 2793 Massey Branch Road, Robbinsville, NC 28711
To see all the non-hiking activities, go to the Non-Hiking Activities List.