Cashiers NC is located about twelve miles from Highlands at an elevation of 3,487 feet. With a rich history, cool summer temperatures and enviable way of life, Cashiers, like Highlands has long been a haven for Southerners and Floridians. You’ll not find shopping malls and traffic jams here, just the beauty of nature. Its tremendous natural beauty includes lush mountains, picturesque lakes, pristine streams and rippling waterfalls.
Cashiers also boasts a 1:10 lake to forest ratio. The mild summer temperatures rarely exceed the upper 70s, making outdoor activity abound with hiking for all skill levels, fly-fishing, rock climbing and mountain biking. Amble along a trail or take a leisurely tour in your car, exploring, finding majestic mountain views, weathered barns, magnificent waterfalls and rushing brooks. However, the king of outdoor sports here is golf, with courses designed by such masters as Arnold Palmer, Donald Ross, Morris Haltalsky, Tom Fazio and George Cobb.
The village also offers unique shopping such as antiques, local crafts, beautiful artwork, or sophisticated clothing. After a day of shopping or hiking, residents and visitors can relax by a roaring fire with a good book or dine in one of the wonderful restaurants which offer up classic continental cuisine or down home Carolina cooking. In Cashiers the beauty is natural, not man made. So much beauty, so much to do, so little time to enjoy Cashiers.