Fontana Lake News

2/23/2020 2:43:00 PM
MSN
The “Road to Nowhere” issue may have been settled in a legal sense, but the unhappiness continues. Swain County gave up more than half its land in the 1930s for Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

2/14/2020 2:00:45 AM
Asheville Citizen Times on MSN.com
The U.S. Forest Service has released its long-awaited drafts of the Nantahala and Pisgah forest plan. The documents total about 2,500 pages.

2/8/2020 4:00:00 PM
Holiday Lettings
The Tsali (for hiking and biking trails) and Fontana Lake are within 10 minutes. Bryson City (shopping, dining, the scenic train depot and more) are within 20 minutes. We are available to assist you, ...

2/6/2020 4:00:00 PM
Holiday Lettings
It features a plush queen hybrid mattress and is decorated with items from the majestic Fontana Lake just a few miles away. Our “Mountain Views” bedroom is located on the opposite side of the house ...

2/5/2020 9:30:00 PM
The Herald-Dispatch
ASHLAND, Ky. — The Paramount Arts Center in Ashland, KY, will be the host of a very special gospel show this Saturday. On Feb. 8, at 6 p.m., the historic venue will feature the groups The Inspirations ...

1/30/2020 4:00:00 PM
Chattanoogan.com
On the 4-1/2-hour excursion across Fontana Lake and along the Nantahala River, enjoy upscale seating and copper-lined walls filled with the history of moonshining in North Carolina. Learn about ...

1/28/2020 1:53:00 PM
Smoky Mountain News
The documentary “Fontana Lake: Broken Promises, Delayed Resolution” will be featured at the next meeting of the Swain County Genealogical and Historical Society, which will be held at 6:30 p.m.

1/24/2020 4:00:00 PM
Holiday Lettings
A short drive and a great price leaves more of your budget for the fun thingsl Convenient to area attractions such as Deep Creek National Park and tubing, Great Smoky Mountain Railroad, Fontana Lake ...

1/23/2020 4:00:00 PM
Holiday Lettings
Within 20 minutes of the property, you'll find Cherokee Casino. Just 45 minutes from home sits the Fontana Lake Dam and Marina, which offers endless fun! - Amenities include a stocked kitchen minus a ...

1/22/2020 6:30:00 AM
The Greeneville Sun
Much of the route hugs the banks of the Tuckasegee, Little Tennessee, and Nantahala Rivers. It crosses Fontana Lake on a trestle spanning 780 feet 100 feet above the lake. The Great Smoky Mountains ...

1/20/2020 11:39:00 AM
Independent Tribune
Much of the route hugs the banks of the Tuckasegee, Little Tennessee, and Nantahala Rivers. It crosses Fontana Lake on a trestle spanning 780 feet 100 feet above the lake. The Great Smoky Mountains ...

1/20/2020 8:53:00 AM
The Roanoke Times
Much of the route hugs the banks of the Tuckasegee, Little Tennessee and Nantahala rivers, and crosses Fontana Lake on a trestle spanning 780 feet 100 feet above the lake. The excursion will depart ...

1/17/2020 10:47:00 AM
Chattanoogan.com
Much of the route hugs the banks of the Tuckasegee, Little Tennessee, and Nantahala Rivers. It crosses Fontana Lake on a trestle spanning 780 feet 100 feet above the lake. The excursion will depart ...

12/24/2019 8:42:05 AM
Asheville Citizen Times on MSN.com
Megan Sussman, a volunteer with AmeriCorps, moves cans of food at MANNA FoodBank December 17, 2019. Bill Bass, a volunteer driver with MANNA FoodBank, stands next to boxes of food December 17, 2019.

12/19/2019
NWS
Water Resources Outlook (December 2019)

11/13/2019
NWS
Water Resources Outlook (November 2019)

10/29/2019 9:45:00 PM
Masters Swimming
The beautiful Fontana Lake offers an amazing venue for a 5K, 10K, and 15K open water race. The 5K loop swim course starts where the lake meets the Tsali Mountain Biking Trail Head parking lot and ...

10/26/2019 2:00:12 AM
Asheville Citizen Times on MSN.com
The terrain is difficult, probably requiring tunnels, and there is the same sort of acidic rock that was a major factor in stopping the road along the north shore of Fontana Lake. More from Bill ...

10/9/2019 2:13:00 PM
Smoky Mountain News
The move made major waves throughout the lake communities, including homeowners on Fontana Lake in Swain and Graham counties. At the end of a yearlong battle, the existing permitted homes were saved ...

10/9/2019 2:13:00 PM
Smoky Mountain News
It’s been about three years since the Tennessee Valley Authority tried to remove all floating homes on its 49 lakes. The move made major waves throughout the lake communities, including homeowners on ...

10/8/2019 5:00:00 PM
Holiday Lettings
This cute cabin has great lake access and is a short drive to rafting, biking, ziplining, Cherokee, Bryson city and Robbinsville. You have your own private section of the dock. Plenty of covered porch ...

10/8/2019 11:35:00 AM
Outside
Every season has its draws and limitations. The park’s 100 backcountry sites include five boat-in areas—three on islands in Fontana Lake—and more than 15 shelters at higher elevation along the 70 ...

9/30/2019 10:00:00 PM
The Courier
There will be a giant slingshot at Fontana Park for folks to catapult pumpkins into into Fontana Lake. They can then paddle out to retrieve it and then paint a face. Participants will get a target ...

9/19/2019
NWS
Water Resources Outlook (September 2019)

9/10/2019 1:17:00 PM
Business Insider
From sipping wine in the Napa Valley to pumpkin-picking on a Peanuts themed route, there's a wide variety of fall rides.

9/4/2019 7:12:00 AM
Smoky Mountain News
“From the Nantahala Gorge to the Tuckasegee River and Fontana Lake, there are a plethora of activities for people to choose from. And Bryson City is the hub for the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad, ...

9/4/2019 7:12:00 AM
Smoky Mountain News
“From the Nantahala Gorge to the Tuckasegee River and Fontana Lake, there are a plethora of activities for people to choose from. And Bryson City is the hub for the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad, ...

9/1/2019 7:43:00 AM
nytimes.com
Open floor plan with magnificent Fontana Lake & Great Smoky Mountains NP views. This open floor plan is perfect for entertaining large groups and large family gatherings. The expansive great room is ...

8/29/2019 4:45:00 PM
USA Today
Wojtasinski said all customers who had booked Nantahala River trips through the weekend have been notified, but the outfitter is opening up additional spots on its zipline, flatwater paddle trips on ...

8/23/2019
NWS
Water Resources Outlook (August 2019)

8/7/2019 5:50:00 PM
The Weather Channel
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7/28/2019 2:04:00 PM
nytimes.com
Stunning home in gated Regatta Heights at Lake Las Vegas. Thousands in upgrades including Solar, osmosis water system and much more! Open floor plan with Chefs Gourmet kitchen: KitchenAid SS ...

7/19/2019 5:00:00 PM
RunSignUp
The beautiful Fontana Lake offers an amazing venue for a 5K, 10K, and 15K open water race. The 5K loop swim course starts where the lake meets the Tsali Mountain Biking Trail Head parking lot and ...

7/18/2019
NWS
Water Resources Outlook (July 2019)

7/17/2019 4:20:00 AM
Asheville Citizen-Times
They descend via a series of outreaching ridges into the Tuckaseigee River (in winter) or Fontana Lake (in summer). Nearly vertical in places these ridges are exposed year round to high wind, rain and ...

7/13/2019 5:31:00 AM
Asheville Citizen-Times
The community church still stands. Some of the cabins had boat trailers outside. Presumably the guests were enjoying Fontana Lake, probably via the Fontana Village marina. One change visible only on ...

7/9/2019 5:40:00 PM
WBIR
TVA prefers trees on its lands, trails, and campgrounds near Norris Lake, Nickajack Lake, Kentucky Lake, and Fontana Lake. However, it welcomes observations anywhere in Anderson, Benton, Marion, Perry ...

6/25/2019 5:00:00 PM
Holiday Lettings
Rustic mountain charm meets homespun comfort in the heart of this Smoky Mountain getaway. Plush seating in the living room provides space for relaxation beside the gas fireplace so you can stay toasty ...

6/6/2019 2:21:00 AM
Knoxville News Sentinel
He spent a good part of one day in a boat patrolling the north short of Fontana Lake on the southern boundary of the park wilderness. He was hoping that Dennis might have wandered down from Spence ...

6/5/2019 8:26:00 AM
Smoky Mountain News
Some land they paid for and some they didn’t. If you owed back taxes they took the land for what you owed.” The creation of Fontana Lake made those old homesteads and family cemeteries inaccessible to ...

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