Area Activities

Area Wildflowers

Reflection is in close reach of the scenic splendor of the Nantahala National Forest and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This rugged, natural setting is ideal for outdoor recreation, such as hiking and backpacking on the Appalachian Trail, mountain climbing, horseback riding in Nantahala Gorge, and mountain biking on Tsali. Nearby, the famous Nantahala River is one of the country’s most popular destinations for rafting, canoeing, kayaking, and fly fishing.

While offering an escape into nature, the area also boasts modern convenience. Within a short drive are several golf courses. Just a bit further is Highlands, NC and its outstanding shopping. Other nearby attractions include the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad, Cherohala Skyway, Maggie Valley skiing, the Tennessee towns of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, and the stunning Biltmore House in Asheville.