If you need a more accessible version of this website, click this button on the right.Switch to Accessible Site
forest and bushes in front of a mountain

Local Experience

Stay, play and explore!

The Cashiers-Highlands Plateau is the height of adventure in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina.  From horseback riding, rafting and ziplining to farmer’s markets, celebrated interior and antiques shopping, boating on Lake Glenville and a year-round calendar of festivals and events, each season offers its own special magic!

Your mountain adventure is calling!

Choose from one of the below High Hampton Resort favorite excursions or let us help you build your own unique itinerary. Please contact our Guest Services team at High Hampton Resort to create the perfect mountain escape

(828) 743-2411 or email us at info@highhamptonresort.com

Fly Fishing Western North Carolina

Brookings is a fly fishing outfitter that has become a destination for anglers to experience what WNC fly fishing is all about. Located in Cashiers, NC their fly shop is located in a perfect location to fish many different watersheds and offer a variety of trout fishing as well as smallmouth bass fishing. Staffed by some of the most experienced (and friendliest) fly fishing guides in NC, you will always leave with more knowledge than you came with. Contact the High Hampton Concierge to book your trip!

Adventures with Wildwater

With locations spanning all over Western North Carolina, Wildwater offers so much more than your average Whitewater Rafting Facility! Whether it be rafting the famous waters of the Wild and Scenic Chattooga River, Ziplining through multiple ecosystems and lush treetop canopies, or going on a fully guided SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard) Tour on the magnificent and peacful Lake Tugaloo, Wildwater has you covered! Call the High Hampton Concierge to book your trip. 

Seize the Day with Highland Excursions

Experience the unseen beauty of our area with Mountain Survivalist Guide and Certified EMS Wilderness First Responder - Justin Kingsland. On these unique and custom adventures, you will experience private scenic tours of Cashiers backroads, waterfalls, lakes and hiking trails - All from the view of a backcountry Pinzgaur vehicle. At the end of your day, enjoy a spectacular view of Whiteside Mountain from their private deck. With Highland Excursions, you can truly seize the day and make your adventure exactly what you want!

Llama Love

If you've never hiking with a llama before, this is your chance to cross this experience off your bucket list! Join Mark English and his friendly, furry, sure-footed fleet of llamas on local hikes and waterfall treks! Groom them, love them, and let them carry your lunch for you! The possibilities are endless for this unique appalachian experience. Contact the High Hampton Concierge for more details and to book your adventure!

Hiking for All Skill Levels

Cashiers and the surrounding areas of Jackson County, is known to be a mecca for waterfall lovers and hiking enthusiasts alike. 

The 1,400-acre estate of High Hampton is nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountain forests surrounded by an overabundance of stunning mountain vistas and valleys. Within minutes of all our vacation home rentals you can find yourself standing at the foot of the highest waterfalls east of the rocky mountains, or standing atop a 700-ft high cliff overlooking the breathtaking beauty of the Cashiers Valley.

Wherever adventure pulls you, our knowledgable and local staff is here to help you tailor your experience - from the easy going family with small children, to the thrill seeking daredevils.

Armed with maps and local knowledge, your Concierge is ready to suggest the perfect daytrip for you and your family.

Book Rooms