Western North Carolina
The Carter Lodge can be found on Hwy 64/74A/9 (three highways combined in this area) aka "Memorial Highway", in the village of Chimney Rock, nestled in Hickory Nut Gorge, located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, and all within beautiful Western North Carolina.
On a map of Western North Carolina, Chimney Rock Village is located between the town of Lake Lure to the east and the Bat Cave community to the west. Asheville, NC is about 25 miles northwest of the Village and Hendersonville, NC is about 21 miles southwest.
Images of Hickory Nut Gorge from Google Earth.