Hunting can be one of the most relaxing but also exciting outdoor activities you can enjoy. Getting to the woods early in the morning gives you a chance to watch the sunrise over the mountains and the forest come to life. Whether you’re into big game hunting or small game hunting, you can find an abundance of hunting grounds for both types in Cherokee County and surrounding areas. If you’re searching for a vacation spot where you can enjoy everything the great outdoors has to offer, Cherokee County is highly recommended.
Located just a short drive away, are two major hunting areas in western North Carolina, the Tsali Recreation Area in the Nantahala National Forest and Needmore. Both areas provide hunting grounds for big and small game, including the following:
Before you head out into the woods, make sure to check state regulations on seasons, dates, licensing, and other hunting restrictions. Take a little time beforehand to learn more about the land and bring along a map if you aren’t familiar with the area. Contact us if you have any questions or for help planning your next vacation hunting trip to Cherokee County.
Visit USFS link for more information on hunting.