Murphy, NC - October 1, 2020 - Panther Top Fire Tower on the Nantahala National Forest will not open this fall.
As we work through an unpredictable and rapidly changing situation, health and safety is our number one priority. We are committed to continuing to support our communities and fulfill our mission as we all work together to minimize the impacts and spread of COVID-19.
These actions have been taken based on the best available medical advice per CDC guidelines and to promote social distancing. Visitors are encouraged to contact the Tusquitee Ranger District office with additional questions or alternative viewing locations.
Tusquitee Ranger District: (828) 837-5152 or email email@example.com
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