When you stay at Orchard Inn, you’ll want to explore the outdoors. The views of abundant mountains filled with greenery will enchant you as soon as you arrive at the property as they beckon you to go on an adventure. There are so many outdoor spots to see, like Green River Game Lands. Hike through the Appalachian Mountains on the trails found here, fish, zipline, and more!
If you’re planning a trip to western North Carolina, take advantage of our complimentary Vacation Guide. Planning a vacation can be challenging, so it’s a good thing we’re experts on our area! We created a list of our favorite things to do to save you from hours of research. In our free guide, you’ll find:
- Festivals and attractions you won’t want to miss
- Outdoor activities for all skill levels
- Cultural events, museums, and entertainment
- The best restaurants in the area
Hiking in Green River Game Lands
Come see the sights and sounds of Green River Game Lands when you hike through! The Green River Gorge is a spectacular sight. See the river rushing through the rugged gorge as you stand under towering trees. There are more than 16 miles of trails through the Green River Game Lands and they are comprised of many challenging paths. Admission is free, so why not give it a shot? If you’re hiking through this gorgeous area, make sure to wear proper footwear and don’t go alone because of the difficult sections. Another tip is to be cautious during hunting season. The best time to visit during this season is Sundays because hunting is not allowed.
Green River Game Lands Fishing
One of the favorite parts of Green River Game Lands is the Green River itself. Enjoy some peace and quiet when you spend the day Green River Game Lands fishing. Cast your line for many types of fish such as Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, and catfish. Relax under the sun with the sound of rushing water and chirping birds around you. It’s a fly fishing mecca!
Green River Game Lands Packages
We love Green River Game Lands, so we offer a variety of packages perfect for any adventurer. We teamed up with The Gorge Zipline and Green River Adventures to give you the choice of ziplining over the gorge and kayaking through the rapids. Thrill seekers will love experiencing the area in this unique way! Imagine soaring above the air as you zipline over the natural phenomenon of the huge gorge or battling through the rapids of the river below. Get up your adrenaline when you go on these amazing adventures!
Stay at Orchard Inn
Orchard Inn has everything you need to relax after your adventures at Green River Game Lands. Choose from comfortable rooms and cabins to create your perfect stay. Indulge in the mountain views from your window and the large porch around the inn. If you really need to rejuvenate, try one of our spa services. Pamper yourself with a massage, facial, or both! Book your stay today at Orchard Inn and come explore western North Carolina.