nantahala gorge

U.S. Forest Service

The Nantahala River through the Nantahala Gorge re-opened Wednesday morning to boating and other recreational uses, more than a week after the U.S. Forest Service closed it following landslides.  

US Forest Service

Hazardous conditions due to rockslides that occurred last weekend have closed the Nantahala River through the Nantahala Gorge according to the U.S. Forest Service.  That means all boating and other uses are prohibited through one of the most popular areas for outdoor water recreation in the region.