The Catawba Falls trail will close on May 2, 2022, and remain closed until spring of 2023. The popular Old Fort area trail will be closed for 9-12 months to ensure the safety of the public and construction crews building retaining walls, boardwalks, staircases, and overlooks. Click the "Play" icon to find alternative waterfall and hiking trails.

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Backyard Bunkie

Guest Cottage perched on hilltop with amazing views of the Appalachian Mountains. Full bathroom, kitchenette, queen pillow top mattress, loveseat, patio, rocking chairs and gas grill.  Ten minutes from downtown Marion and Lake James, within 20 minutes to the Blue Ridge Parkway with access to Linville Falls, the Orchard at Altapass and Little Switzerland.