Directions

321 Thumpers Trail

Franklin, North Carolina

Macon County

From Asheville, NC: Approximately 65 miles

Take I-40 West to Exit # 27 (23 South/74 West).  Stay on 23/74 to Exit #81 (US 441/23 South).  Stay on 41/23 approximately 14 miles.  Turn right onto Echo Valley Road at the base of Cowee Mountain, about 4 miles north of Franklin.

From Atlanta, GA:  Approximately 125 miles

Follow I-85 North to I-985.  Left on I-985 which becomes 23/365 North.  23/365 becomes 23/441 North.  Follow straight until reaching the US 441 Bypass around Franklin.  Turn right to take the bypass, approximately 5 miles to Echo Valley Rd.  Turn left onto Echo Valley Rd.

From Greenville, SC:  Approximately 110 miles

Take I-85 South to Exit #19 (Clemson).  Follow 76 west to Clayton, GA.  Take US #441 North. Follow straight until reaching the US 441 Bypass around Franklin.  Turn right to take the bypass, approximately 5 miles to Echo Valley Rd.  Turn left onto Echo Valley Rd.

From Knoxville, TN:  Approximately 130 miles

Take I-40 East to Exit #20 (Hwy 276 South) Stay south on 276 until reaching 23/74 South.  Follow to exit #81 (US 441/23 South). Stay on 41/23 approximately 14 miles.  Turn right onto Echo Valley Road at the base of Cowee Mountain, about 4 miles north of Franklin.

 

GPS Coordinates

Latitude 35.233108

Longitude -83.347896