There are also loads of places to picnic and swim in the Laurel River located in
Hot Springs, NC. You can also walk the seven-mile flat trail along the river. Hot
Springs is about 30 minutes from our rental house. Take 26-east (19/23 south) to
exit 19 toward Marshall. Make right on US-25 N / US-70 W and follow straight to Hot
Springs. You can find the Laurel River trail on the map at the ranger’s station in
This is a very beautiful place to spend the day!!!