Hiking Cherokee Lake Picnic Area Cherokee Lake Picnic Area From Murphy, take US 64 West, and go 8 miles. Turn right onto NC 294, and go 3 miles. Turn right onto Forest Service Road 313 to enter the picnic area., Murphy NC 28906 828-837-5152 Appalachian Outfitters Appalachian Outfitters 104 Tennessee StreetSuite A, Murphy NC 28906 828-837-4165 http://appalachianoutfittersnc.com/ Hanging Dog US Forest Service Recreation Area/Campground Hanging Dog US Forest Service Recreation Area Murphy, NC 28906, United States 1-877-444-6777 http://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/stelprd3811156.pdf Murphy River Walk & Canoe Trail Murphy River Walk & Canoe Trail P.O. Box 1152, Murphy NC 28906 http://heritagepartners.org/the-scenic-circle.html Piney Knob Trail Hiking and Mountain Biking Trail , Murphy NC 28906 https://www.facebook.com/pineyknobtrails?fref=ts Wood's Outdoor Adventures Hiking, Canoeing and Fly-Fishing Guide Service in Cherokee, Graham and Clay County. 117 Little Wolf Creek Road, Murphy NC 28906 828-494-4510 http://www.westernNCadventures.com