From Interstate 40-Exit Waterville Exit. Go to first stop sign. Turn left to Mt. Sterling, then follow the signs to Cataloochee.
Cataloochee is set back in the mountains of The Smoky Mountain National Park. There are reminants of a pioneer village. The elk reinterduction program has been going strong for several years with elk reproducing each year.
Part of the Smoky Mountain National Park, an old footlog crosses the creek.