Cliffside Lake Recreation Area

  • US 64, Nantahala National Forest Highlands, NC
  • (828) 862-5962

Attraction Info

Walking Trails

A $4 parking fee grants visitors admission to the Cliffside Lake Recreation Area. This popular destination is excellent for hiking, biking, grilling and fishing. Visitors who wish to fish must have a valid North Carolina fishing license.


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