Hot Springs Area

  

The French Broad River and Appalachian Trail travel right through Hot Springs making the town a  haven for hikers, rafters and other outdoor enthusiasts. The Hot Springs area features 44 miles of trails with 13.4 miles designated for mountain biking.  

General Information

General Notes:

Leave No Trace

  • Plan ahead and prepare.
  • Travel and camp on durable surfaces.
  • Dispose of waste properly.
  • Camp away from trails and water.
  • Minimize campfire impacts.
  • Respect wildlife. Don't feed them.
  • Be considerate of other visitors.

For more information on Leave No Trace, contact: (800) 322-4100 or visit www.int.org


General Notes:

Appalachian Ranger District
District Ranger, Matthew McCombs
632 Manor Road
Mars Hill, NC 28754
(828) 689-9694 


Activities


Bicycling

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Camping & Cabins

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Dispersed Camping

Recreation areas with activity Dispersed Camping:

Roadside camping is generally allowed beside most gravel roads.

Campground Camping

Recreation areas with activity Campground Camping:

Fishing

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Hiking

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Nature Viewing

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Picnicking

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