at falling waters

Looking for a Wedding Venue? Western North Carolina & the Nantahala Gorge area is becoming a mecca for weddings in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Weddings at Falling Waters


Located in the Nantahala Gorge near Bryson City, NC, “Weddings at Falling Waters” sits atop the Nantahala Gorge with views of  Fontana Lake, the Nantahala National Forest and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This outdoor venue is surrounded by Rhododendron and Mountain Laurel and bordered by a creek and pond,  and is perfect for every season.


Included in the pricing for the venue is the entire Falling Waters Resort, including the yurt village & group lodge for two full nights. A quiet, private valley with lodging space for up to 60 Guests, as well as event areas for both the rehearsal dinner and reception.  Falling Waters Resort by Wildwater is your one stop wedding location. The venue, as well as the reception area, can accommodate up to 200 guests.


“Weddings at Falling Waters” does not provide catering, chairs, tents, or alcohol; however, we work closely with several vendors in the area and will be happy to help you with any and all resources at our disposal to make your Special Day one that no one will forget!  Want activities for your Guests?  We can help with that too!


For more information, or to schedule a personal visit, please contact Miranda Alexander by email at This is truly a “See to Believe” venue!


  • Nantahala Rafting

    Wildwater offers fully guided, guide-assisted and rental raft trips on the Nantahala River.

  • Jeep® Tours

    Explore the secret back roads of the Nantahala region with a Jeep® tour!

  • Train Adventures

    Combine the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad with whitewater rafting, zipping or a Jeep tour in the Nantahala Gorge.


  • Yurt Village

    Our comfortable, traditional yurts are a unique and inspiring alternative to cabin rentals.

  • Group Lodge

    Our casual mountain group lodge accommodates up to 40 people with all amenities.