Sapphire Inn

761 E. Main St., Franklin, North Carolina, 28734 , United States | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on 761 E. Main St., Franklin, is near Franklin Gem and Mineral Museum, Nantahala River, Nantahala National Forest, and Ellicotts Rock.
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    Travel Blogs from Franklin

    Day 6: Boone - Franklin

    A travel blog entry by andrewandtree on Nov 06, 2013

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    6th November 2013

    Start: Greene's Motel, 1377 Blowing Rock Road, Boone, North Carolina

    Finish: Sapphire Inn, 761 East Main Street, Franklin, North Carolina

    Miles: 241

    Well we have now ticked over the 1000 mile mark for our trip. Still a few more to go! Today we started off early, around 8ish, but in rain and fog …

    Day 6: Rain, rain go away

    A travel blog entry by elainesj on Jul 18, 2014

    ... We ended up heading to a trout pond for an hour - Matt was thrilled to catch 2 trout. The owner was really nice to him - he was having trouble catching the 2nd trout (with corn kernels!) and I explained we were pressed for time. The owner brought out worms to help speed things up and coached him a little until he eventually became the proud owner of 2 nice-sized trout (that ...

    Day 5: Attempted a quiet, lazy day

    A travel blog entry by elainesj on Jul 17, 2014

    ... On the 3rd attempt, the fire was ginormous!!

    Then Matt and Esen had us cheering and hollering as they put on some cool dance routines for our entertainment - proving they inherited the dancing gene from their fathers.

    We absolutely loved the freedom to make as much noise as we wanted and not have to worry about neighbors. So wonderful to have our own secluded space.
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    Day 4: All about riding!

    A travel blog entry by elainesj on Jul 16, 2014

    ... to eat often and Ashley struggled with her. After 15-20 mins, the owner took action and brought Ashley up and tethered her horse to his. She enjoyed the rest of her ride and his prompt action prevented her frustration.

    Then headed back to our cabin for lunch and to meet up with the Lys. After lunch, we were off to Robbinsville to rent a motorcycle.It worked out great. Will drove our van and trailed behind the motorcycle. Everyone took a turn clutching ...

    Day 3: Treasure Hunting!

    A travel blog entry by elainesj on Jul 15, 2014

    ... We ended up paying for Will and myself and the kids helped. So we had 4 buckets between us. Had to dig our own dirt from a little "tunnel". Apparently, this was all native dirt, meaning no gems had been planted here to allow for instant gratification.

    Took us about an hour to go through a bucket each, which was plenty of time for me. Only Matt wanted to do more - the rest of us were pretty tired - ...

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