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Smokies and other areas
hiking shuttles that are the most reliable can be found near the
Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Here is a short list:
and Nancy at the Hiker Inn (828) 479-3677. They
operate a pickup/drop off shuttle
for points between Springer and Newport TN.
& O Taxi: (865)436-5893
and Tom Oke: (828) 648-3857
Mountain Shuttle: Will take hikers to their trails in
the Smokies, Asheville airport pickup, along with other shuttles
for rafting, kayaking, canoe clinics to N.O.C. area and Fontana.
We would like at least a 2 week notice and can be reached
from now until May 1 at (863) 984-7329, after May 1st,
Located in Whittier, NC about 20 minutes from the Smoky Gateway.
Cab: (828) 488-22486
is the most interesting shuttle of them all. A boat ride takes you
across Fontana Lake and drops you off anywhere you would like, along
the Lakeshore Trail. The Lakeshore Trail follows the
lake on the park side of the lake and can be used for a great hike
back to the car.
Fontana Village Marina (828) 498-2211 Ext. 277