7 days in Franklin Itinerary

7 days in Franklin Itinerary

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Franklin is a town in Franklin Township, Macon County, North Carolina, United States, within the Nantahala National Forest. Step out of the city life by going to Zipline and Whiteside Mountain. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Great Smoky Mountain National Park and Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Franklin: River Rafting & Tubing (in Hartford), Vogel State Park (in Blairsville) and Raven Cliff Falls (in Helen). The adventure continues: tour the water at your own pace with Boundary Waters Resort & Marina, take in the spiritual surroundings of Fields of the Wood, take an in-depth tour of Mountain Farm Museum, and sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Company.

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In August, daytime highs in Franklin are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

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Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Mountain Farm Museum, Boundary Waters Resort & Marina, Whiteside Mountain, Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site
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Mason Ruby & Sapphire Mine ©
Mason Ruby & Sapphire Mine
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Vogel State Park
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Whiteside Mountain