Local Resources

Saluda Area Info

Saluda, North Carolina offers visitors a picturesque view of an historic mountain railroad town. The 18,000 acres of the Green River Gamelands and the Greenville Watershed serve as natural buffers to this small town, perched at the top of the steepest railroad grade in America. Located just off Interstate 26 at Exit 59, this small town has a lot to offer including quality shopping and exquisite restaurants and places to spend a weekend or the summer.

Visit Saluda NC| www.visitsaludanc.com

Saluda, NC | www.Saluda.com

Saluda Community Land Trust | https://saludaclt.org/

Carolina Foothills Chamber of Commerce | http://carolinafoothillschamber.com/

First Peak of the Blue Ridge | http://www.nc-mountains.org/

River Schedule

Western North Carolina and the surrounding area provides ample opportunity to enjoy rivers, but many local waters are tail race (or dam controlled.) Below you will find links that help you best determine if the river you are thinking of enjoying will have enough water flowing to make paddling enjoyable. While USGS gauges are typically accurate, occasionally inaccurate information is reported. For additional river information, please check out American Whitewater for detailed river section information.

Below are the local river schedules for Western North Carolina.

Local Attractions

The Saluda area is the premier destination for road biking, whitewater activities, fly fishing, hiking and just enjoying nature. Visitors can check out numerous area waterfalls and a host of outdoor activities.

Camping and Lodging

The Saluda area offers visitors a choice in accommodations. Vacation rentals include everything from a cozy bed and breakfast close to town to a wilderness cabin nestled in the mountains to a scenic campsite. Whatever your choice, we know you will enjoy your visit to beautiful historic Saluda and Western North Carolina mountains.

Early Blue Motel | earlybluemotel.com

Silver Creek Camping | www.silvercreekcamping.com

Cabin on Blueberry Hill | https://www.airbnb.com/h/cobh

Cabin Fever | http://cabinfevernc.com/

Ember Glow Outdoor Resort | https://emberglowoutdoorresort.com/

First Peak of the Blue Ridge | https://firstpeaknc.com

Orchard Lakes | http://orchardlakecampground.com/

The Orchard Inn | https://orchardinn.com/

The Saluda Inn | https://thesaludainn.com/

Tanglewood Cabins | https://www.tanglewoodmlc.com/

Wilderness Cove | http://www.nctubing.com/