While visiting Cherokee County, there are several things to do and see, that you don’t want to miss If seeing is believing then we know without a doubt that Cherokee County, NC is one of the most beautiful places in North Carolina. Being nestled at the feet of three different groups of mountains makes for spectacular views year round, especially around leaf changing season. Take a ride on one of our scenic roads or go hiking through the Hanging Dog Recreation area, both are great ways to take advantage of our mountains. Not only do we have mountains, but our land is also rich with waterfalls and natural bodies of water that are just as enjoyable to look at as they are to play in. Don’t take our word for it, come visit us in Cherokee County and see for yourself!