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Murphy River Walk

Hiwassee St, Konehete Park, Murphy, NC 28906
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Great Family Fun

This is my favorite place to be for the 4th of July!!! My grandkids love it! The fireworks were... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
One of the best 5K trails I've run

What a pleasant surprise. Trail had nice scenery, neat places for people to sit. Well marked... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Matt I
Granite Falls, North Carolina
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“nice walk” (13 reviews)
“gravel path” (3 reviews)
“nature walk” (4 reviews)
Hiwassee St, Konehete Park, Murphy, NC 28906
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is my favorite place to be for the 4th of July!!! My grandkids love it! The fireworks were great. Food, Games, Bounce Houses and they even flew a plane over and dropped fresh peanuts. Lots of fun!

Thank dwalker902
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a pleasant surprise. Trail had nice scenery, neat places for people to sit. Well marked. Nice mix of boardwalk and gravel path. QR codes along the trail are really cool. Signage was very clear. I had a great run for just showing up in...More

Thank Matt I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I guess we're spoiled by our river walk in downtown Greenville, SC. The river was dirty, bushes unkempt and benches and tables not well cared for. It said it was "Phase 1," so hopefully, it'll improve. Good place for walking dogs if you have them.

Thank Nan118
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I walk my dog here all the time, he loves it. There's no telling what kind of critters you'll spot along the walk. This was the brainchild of our mayor's wife, Barbara Hughes, and more trails are in the process of being added.

Thank MountainTraveler096
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a nice picnic spot to eat lunch with our dog while we were passing through the area. We stopped at the visitor center and were directed to the river walk a few blocks away. The gravel path to the wooden platform...More

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Murphy River Walk is a great nature walk along the Valley and Hiawassee Rivers. It is very well maintained by many river walk volunteers. Right now, parts of the gravel part of the trail are underwater due to the area receiving a great deal...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our walk along the river. There was a wood swing to sit on and just relax and that was really nice. It was hot so we walked in the shady areas but di not go too far.

Thank Vic S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This was a pleasant place to walk as I am trying to walk 10000 steps a day and this was so much better venue

Thank Glenn R
Reviewed 23 May 2017

a lovely place to take a relaxing walk......nature at its best...stunning...a hidden gem...a must see when in murphy........

Thank mizzamerica
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time touring and eating in Murphy. This was our second time to Murphy and eating at the Chop house. Also stayed at a quaint B&B nestled in the mountains on brasstown view road.

Thank Stan K
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Can you ride a bicycle here
29 May 2017|
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Response from jperrin2011 | Reviewed this property |
never seen bikes on here. does not strike me as a bike path more of a walking trail in my opinion
What is the scenery like on Murphy River Walk in the month of December?
20 July 2016|
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Response from Luther S | Reviewed this property |
There are kind of two sections , one is a park with ball fields and tennis courts on one side and tree lined paved walk by the river . There is also another part that takes you thru a wooded area that is gravel and walks in... More
Is there a waterfall near?i
9 June 2016|
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Response from Rebecca W | Reviewed this property |
Jill no waterfall at River Walk. See my answer below.