Hike Huffman Creek Retreat 

Joyce Kilmer

Memorial Forest

Originally established as a memorial to poet and Veteran, Joyce Kilmer, the Forest is a special place for those seeking a "wow" experience. Explore a two-mile, easy hike as you pass by trees aging 400+ years and rising to heights of over 100 feet. 

10 Miles from Huffman Creek Retreat / 25-Minute Drive

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Head to the Twentymile Ranger District and indulge in one of the best kept secrets in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Home to a diverse variety animal and plant life, there are trails ranging in length from .5 - 20 miles in length.


31 Miles from Huffman Creek Retreat / 55-Minute Drive 

The Appalachian Trail

Begin your hike with a stunning view of Stecoah Gap. On a clear day, enjoy the site of Fontana Lake from a bird's eye view. Hike along the ridge for as long as you would like and consider an evening view of the moonrise at the end of the day. It's an incredible treat! 


19 Miles from Huffman Creek Retreat / 40-Minute Drive 

Cherohala Skyway

Ever wonder what it's like to hike above the clouds? It's time to venture over to the Cherohala Skyway. Explore Hooper Bald, Huckleberry Knob, and other stops along the way as you take in the sites and vistas you've been dreaming of. (Also a great option for auto touring if you don't wish to hike) 


7 Miles from Huffman Creek Retreat / 20-Minute Drive  

Get ready to explore your new favorite Smoky Mountains Cabin Rental hiking destination. Minutes from some of the most incredible hiking in the Eastern United States, Huffman Creek Retreat has something for everyone from the novice looking for a walk in the woods to the extreme backpacker looking for a myriad of day to multi-day treks. Give us a call to start planning your hiking adventure. 865.771.0957 



Huffman Creek Road - Robbinsville, NC 28771

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