Located about 17 miles from Highlands, there are about 22 miles of beautiful road waiting for you to explore. There are rest areas along the route so if you need a pit stop there are places for you to go.  The views from “Big View” are expansive; you can see the Devils courthouse, Whiteside Mountain and the Chattanooga River as it enters South Carolina.

If you want to take a break from your luxury Cashiers Cabin for a night, there are campgrounds along the route.  Additionally, if you want to bring a lunch on your day trip, there is a picnic area with tables and grills with access to the river.

There are multiple waterfalls on this trip so be sure to bring you camera.  If you are visiting in the winter you might even see a frozen waterfall!  There are many access points to enter the river on this trip so be sure to bring your swimming suit and a towel to dry off. There are also opportunities to fish, so if you want, bring your gear and see if you can catch lunch!

The coordinates of the start of this road trip are 35.175019, -83.356919