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Tellico Plains

Cherohala Skyway Visitor Center

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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They give you alot of different types of Info. You can pick highlights of things to see, history of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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Really Cute Place and Clean Bathrooms!

We started our Cherohala Skyway experience at Tellico Plains and stopped here to get a map to the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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225 Cherohala Skwy, Tellico Plains, TN 37385-5500
+1 423-253-8010
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They give you alot of different types of Info. You can pick highlights of things to see, history of the area, as well as maps and brochures. Very helpful folks with loads of knowledge.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank philc134
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We started our Cherohala Skyway experience at Tellico Plains and stopped here to get a map to the falls (I read that on Trip Advisor) and the store part is so cute! We also wanted to visit the bathrooms before we started on the Skyway...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank lexirichardson
Reviewed October 15, 2019

This is probably the most beautiful drive you will ever take,it starts in the Cherokee National Forest in Tellico Plains Tn,it ends in Robbinsville NC,the TN side is the prettiest with more pull offs to take it all in,the NC side has more sharp curves,motorcyclist...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed September 29, 2019

Stopped here on the way to ride the Cherohala Skyway. Really nice place to stop. Merchandise for sale is reasonably priced.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kathy H
Reviewed July 14, 2019

This is the only visitor center as there's not one in NC starting point. The lady manning the desk was very helpful. She gave us one of the maps so we'd know how to get to Bald River Falls and also where all the stopping...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Debbie M
Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

Plenty of parking, an outdoor shelter and access to rest rooms makes this a great location to depart from for a bike ride up to Bald River Falls or all the way to the top on the Cherohala Skyway.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank DavidCoxCFP
Reviewed June 4, 2019

This gift shop has such a wide variety of things to purchase. Whether it's soaps made locally, homemade pottery, souvenirs of your visit to the little town of Tellico Plains or beautiful jewelry for the perfect gift, make sure you stop in and shop for...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank MissApple0202
Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

I stopped here because I needed a map and a toilet. While there I noted it was immaculately clean and was a pretty addition to the landscape which is a rarity. I found the staff to experts on the local area and there was a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank BirdsAlabama
Reviewed March 27, 2019

We stopped by many times as we were looking to buy a home in the area. This place was great for maps, things to do, and answers to our questions. Not just for visitors but for everyone. Nice gift shop too. Bought gifts to take...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sue C
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Nice stop, but If you want conversation go elsewhere. They have a lot of information on the area and souvenirs

Date of experience: January 2019
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October 12, 2017|
Response from mountlombard | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we accessed the east side of the skyway from North Carolina near Cherokee. We drove from eastern Virginia after visiting family there. It doesn't loop back, you would have to turn around near Tellico Plains and... More
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