Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest, Cheoah Ranger District, Nantahala National Forest

48 locals recommend

Tips from locals

April 3, 2022
Great hiking location
February 26, 2021
400 year old trees this is a have to do
October 11, 2020
With 100 foot trees that are 20 feet wide, this old growth forest has an easy to hike two mile loop. There’s not many places where you can see 400 year old trees! The main loop is easy enough for small children and is well maintained.
June 20, 2018
Virgin Timber Forest with amazing, HUGE trees.
March 6, 2018
Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest is part of the original Appalachian Forest. Some of the trees are over 450 years old, 20 feet in circumference, and 100 feet tall. Its quite a sight to see!!!

Places to stay nearby

  1. Entire cabin
  2. 1 bed
The Hemlock Hide-Away Lake access and canoe

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5410 Joyce Kilmer Rd
Robbinsville, NC