Bryson City's Lakes, Rivers, Streams, and Creeks
Explore our Best Kept Secrets
Rushing rivers, quaint creeks and a calm, pristine lake can be found throughout Bryson City, North Carolina. The unspoiled, underdeveloped, 29-mile long Fontana Lake has been called the best-kept secret in the North Carolina Mountains. The Nantahala and Tuckasegee Rivers provide adrenaline-pumping excitement for fishers, whitewater rafters, kayakers and more. Our many creeks are havens for fly fishing enthusiasts. Splash into the excitement of our many wandering waterways here in Bryson City.