Here is a larger map of the area.With this Map you can get a better view of the area. We found wonderful waterfalls in Transylvania County, Great River Rafting in Dillsboro, Horseback riding in Cullowhee and Lulu's in Sylva.
The Asheville Regional Airport is just south of the city on Highway 26. The Smokey Mountain National Park is about ten miles west of Silver Creek Retreat.
You can see from this map that you are close to Tennessee, Georgia and All of Western North Carolina.