Bald Head Realty
33 Pine Lane
Franklin, NC 28734
828.369.0000 - Office
828.506.3719 - Cell
Why You Should List Your Franklin, NC Property with Bald Head Realty...
Sunrise over dowtown Franklin’s Main Street illuminates its bustling storefronts. Photo by Bob Scott
By Bryan Mims
Franklin, with a population of about 4,000, is where ruby red rock complements deep forest green and kilts clash with cargo shorts. It’s where Florida discovers altitude, Atlanta finds solitude, and the Cherokee find something sacred. It’s where sore feet and aching backs get the cold beer treatment.
On its 2,190-mile meander from Georgia to Maine, the Appalachian Trail comes within 11 miles of Franklin, close enough for hikers to hop aboard a shuttle and foray into civilization for a night (and maybe a nightcap). At 110 miles north of the trail’s most southern starting point at Georgia’s Springer Mountain, Franklin is ideally positioned for thru-hikers to stock up and cool down. READ THE REST OF THE STORY HERE