Stay A While!
Franklin offers a wide variety of lodging! We have everything from hostels to hotels that are looking forward to accommodating hikers and outdoor enthusiates alike!
Programs Around Town
In addition to our A.T. Celebration, people around Franklin are always looking for ways to support hikers!
FREE PANCAKE BREAKFAST
The First Baptist Church of Franklin, NC provides a free breakfast to A.T. hikers daily from March 14 – April 14 at 7:15am. All the pancakes and bacon you can eat. Van pickup available. In addition to the breakfast, the church offers to take a photo of each hiker and mail it to a friend or loved one along with a note written by the hiker, leaving hikers with a full belly and fond Franklin memories.
For more information:
call 828-369-9559. 69 Iotla St, Franklin, NC
THRU-HIKER CHOW DOWN
The Nantahala Hiking Club and Lazy Hiker Brewing welcome all thru-hikers for free food, games, and great beer! April 2nd from 12-3pm out back in The Yard at Lazy Hiker Brewing Co. Come mingle with your fellow hikers and enjoy Trail Days in Franklin!
For more information check out Facebook. 188 W Main St, Franklin, NC