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Affordable Getaway

Enjoy an Affordable Mountain Getaway in Jackson County, North Carolina

Looking for a perfect solo getaway or an exciting destination to explore with your family without breaking the bank? Then pack the car, fill up the tank, and get on the road to Jackson County! Just a short drive from several major cities, Jackson County is the place to immerse yourself in the beautiful outdoors. Check out dozens of hiking, biking, and fishing trails, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and so much more. And did we mention the food? From farm to table to the best food truck burger you’ll eat. It’s the perfect destination to get away and reconnect with nature and the things and people you love most.

Here’s How We’d Spend a Day in Jackson County


  • Visit Midweek for the lowest rates at the hotels and boutique inns in town. Options with great rates are the Hampton Inn and Hotel Cashiers. See Lodging Deals for specials.

  • Begin your day with a hike up Whiteside Mountain. For just $3 in parking, you can experience breathtaking views from one of the highest points in the eastern U.S.

  • Cool off at Silver Run Falls or Sliding Rock. Both of these natural attractions are free to visit and offer a refreshing experience, especially during the warmer months.

  • Spend a leisurely afternoon at The Village Green. This 13+ acre park is perfect for families, featuring playgrounds, story walks, and beautiful green spaces to relax in.

  • Refuel with a meal at Cornucopia. Known as Cashiers’ favorite front porch, it offers delicious food that won’t break the bank.

  • Step back in time at the Zachary Tolbert House. Learn about living history and get a glimpse into the past of the Cashiers area.

  • Grab a pizza from Slabtown Pizza to please the whole fam. With countless options, you can’t go wrong.

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