Area Attractions

Endless possibilities await you in the Great Smoky Mountains, but seclusion in a log cabin shouldn’t come at the expense of close proximity to some great attractions. All of Watershed Cabins’ vacation rentals are in the Bryson City, NC area, and most are only minutes from some of the most popular Smoky Mountains attractions. Whether you want to whitewater raft the Nantahala River, mountain bike the trails at Tsali, or relax on a Great Smoky Mountains Railroad trip, you are just a few minutes away from your cabin. We have no affiliation with these vendors, but offer their contact information to facilitate your search for fun and exciting activities to fill your time while you stay with us.


Heinzelmannchen Brewery
545 Mill St
Sylva, NC
Enticing your palate and complementing what's on your plate since 2004 Heinzelm„nnchen Brewery is located on the Back Street or Mill Street of Downtown Sylva. We offer locally made Soft Pretzels with Pints, Flights and Growlers to go of our brewed on site Craft Beer & Non-Alcoholic Soda. Take out from local eateries and picnics are welcome. We also carry glassware and other souvenir items. Our Bier Halle is Kid and Pet Friendly! Open Monday - Saturday. Seasonal hours vary; check the website.
Mountain Layers Brewing Company
90 Everett St
Bryson City NC
Opening in December 2016.
Nantahala Brewing Company, Inc.
61 Depot Street
Bryson City NC

Nantahala Brewing artfully brews award-winning, unfiltered ales made with fresh hops, whole grains and clean, crisp Great Smoky Mountain water, from one of the purest, protected watersheds on the planet. Located just across from the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad in downtown Bryson City.