The Appalachian Trail goes around Dancing Sun Cabins up on the ridge. You can access the Appalachian Trail by walking about 1.2 miles from your cabin door. You can also access it by driving to Max Patch. Lemon Gap, Gorenflo Gap or downtown Hot Springs.
Another adventure awaits you, as a section of the Appalachian Trail runs right through the town of Hot Springs itself. Stop in Bluff Mt Outfitters in downtown Hot Springs for a trail guide map.
“Take a trip to the town of Hot Spring and go rafting or a float. I loved the white water rafting option. The town hosts festivals and is soo cute. Several eateries and pubs. The Appalacian Trial runs by this town and is a favorite for hikers. Very scenic 25 miles drive from the Lemon Drop. ”
Point of Interest
“Madison County Arts [ MAD ] has gallery displaying our local talent and concert stage offering the best in old-time and blue grass entertainment. Check their website for events before you visit to make your stay a truly genuine experience of life in Appalachia.”
Home Goods Store
“Forgot some toiletries when you packed or want to pick up some ketchup or a birthday card? Dollar General is your go to for groceries/supplies unless you can make it to Hot Springs Homegrown & Handmade Market, on the lawn beside the Post Office ( 81 Bridge St), April – October, Saturdays hotspringsmarket.wordpress.com Fresh local food and artisan crafts only accessible on Saturdays, a must drop by if you are in town. A great place to pick up local produce, locally roasted organic coffee, fresh baked treats and locally made gifts. ”
“Great company offering whitewater rafting tours, located a little ways up the road in Marshall.”