From Asheville: Take I 40 West to Highway 19. Take Highway 19 past Bryson City and take Highway 28 West. Drive through Stecoah Valley towards Fontana Dam, and turn down Yellow Branch Road.
From Atlanta: Take I 985 north to Highway 23 to Franklin, NC. From Franklin, take Highway 28 to Highway 19. Turn left and take Highway 19 towards Nantahala Gorge. Turn right on Highway 28 West, drive through Stecoah Valley, and turn right onYellow Branch Road.