Famous for the spectacular Cherohala Skyway at the southern tail of the Smokies. Bring the bike and coast down miles of winding roadways. Bring a friend or that someone special and enjoy hiking, fishing, camping and cabin rentals, shopping, and fine dining, amidst spectacular views from dawn to dusk. The Cherohala Skyway - A two-lane, forty-three mile long National Scenic Byway through Cherokee and Nantahala National Forests. Start out your journey at the Cherohala Skyway Visitor Center in Tellico Plains and discover the local museum, pick up last-minute gifts, and find a wealth of information about the area.