Maggie Valley, North Carolina
Maggie Valley accommodations featuring hotels, motels, vacation rentals and cabins that overflow with hospitality. Over a century ago this area and Waynesville, NC became known as the “Gateway to The Smokies“. Folks arrived all summer long to escape the heat of the south and to enjoy a vacation the cool temperatures our high elevations offer. Maggie Valley is one of the highest towns east of the Mississippi at over 3,200 feet, nearly 1,500 feet higher than Gatlinburg, Tennessee, making summertime temperatures in the area 10-15 degrees cooler with average daytime highs being in the 70s to low 80s.
Explore our Winter Wonderland
While most of the south stays in an extended fall season, Maggie Valley with its high elevation experiences a true winter. With that comes Skiing and snowboarding at Cataloochee Ski Area, Tubing at Tube World, Hikes with unobstructed views in the Geeat Smoky Mountain Park. Cross Country Skiing on the Blue Ridge Parkway, and of course, snuggling up to a crackling fire.