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Beautiful spot

A beautiful spot to enjoy and take in the nature of the river and the forested area around. Lots... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
Bernardo F
New York City, New York
Nice spot for viewing kayakers!

Very nice place to stop and view the folks kayaking the river. Nice concete walkway to the water... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2016
Dacula, Georgia
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  • Average14%
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  • Terrible0%
25 Mar 2017
“Beautiful spot”
27 Apr 2016
“Neat Spot for the casual Fisherman”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Near 27420 Wayah Road, Nantahala Township, NC
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

A beautiful spot to enjoy and take in the nature of the river and the forested area around. Lots of great views.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Wishon's Fishing Hole is a neat little construction provided by Duke Power and is located on the Nantahala River next to the Hydroelectric station. Although it does not offer the wild experience that donning waders and getting in the river might, it is a fun...More

Thank Juliette E
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Very nice place to stop and view the folks kayaking the river. Nice concete walkway to the water. They need some trash cans and even a restroom would be nice too (maybe those will be coming later?). But, overall, a nice stop.

1  Thank jgwisdom
Reviewed 7 March 2016

This is a great spot to chill for a bit and to take in the amazing scenery and the sounds of the mountain brook. Having said that, fishing is risky at best (in the traditional sense). We spent about five minutes casting out our lines...More

Thank Marmalada
Reviewed 10 June 2015

This place is a stop along the mountain road Wayah. It is worth taking some time to take pictures. The fallen timber is amazing, and the water from the little roadside creek is awesome. If you are in the area, check it out.

1  Thank Mary Jo R
Reviewed 9 February 2015

Access for disable military veterans. Cleanliness of the site and the information and history of the site was exceptional.

1  Thank Pat H
Reviewed 26 June 2014

This is a newly erected and very well maintained roadside station. There is a concrete path down to an observation platform by the river for wheelchair access, and a rocked shoreline for walking access. Great fishing in the swells, narrows, and rapids. A treat and...More

1  Thank UnclTrvlngMatt
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