|Why Murphy, Cherokee County, NC?|
Cherokee County is centrally located in the heart of three National Forests, offering a wide variety of activities. You can go fishing, boating, tubing, swimming or rafting on our many lakes and rivers. In Murphy, the heart of Cherokee County, and the surrounding small towns, you will find antiques, heritage arts, crafts, fine dining and entertainment. Take a leisurely drive or ride your motorcycle on the many scenic highways or go hiking, biking or view wildlife in one of our many area parks. No matter what your passion, there is something for everyone to enjoy in the pleasant, mild climate.
So come join us in the splendor of these mountains where nature is at its best! Small-town America thrives and acquaintances quickly become dear friends.