Whisper Lake

North Carolina

4Listings
$10K-$1.5M
$1.4MTotal Value
Whisper Lake, North Carolina

Whisper Lake real estate is considered a tight inventory market for lake homes and lake lots in North Carolina.

Whisper Lake homes for sale have an average list price of $665,000, with many great homes at higher and lower prices.

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    About Whisper Lake
    Located in the Scenic Sapphire Valley

    Whisper Lake is a quaint body of water in Sapphire Valley, North Carolina, a popular resort destination. Waterfalls, gorges, dense forests, and beautiful lakes fill the region.

    Cashiers is a charming little town just a short drive west of Sapphire. It features several restaurants, gift shops, and convenience stores.

    For big-city adventures, Greenville is under 65 miles away, and Asheville is under 85 miles away.

    The Asheville Regional Airport is 41 miles away, and the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport is under 75 miles away. For medical care, the Highlands-Cashiers Hospital is 15 miles away.

    Pretty as a Picture

    Rightfully named Whisper Lake, this lake boasts tranquil waters and tall whispering pines. It is a wonderful place for boating, kayaking, canoeing, or fishing.

    Anglers catch a variety of largemouth, smallmouth, and striped bass, crappie, trout, bluegill, and sunfish. Sit somewhere still on the shore and you can spot a variety of waterfowl and songbirds.

    The lake is especially a beautiful scene to overlook during sunrise or sunset. When it is aglow with fall colors you find it is the perfect location for family photos.

    Dive Into Nature

    If you like spending time outdoors, Sapphire Valley is the place to be. Rainbow Falls, John’s Jump Falls, and High Falls and the trails to reach them are part of Gorges State Park.

    Whitewater Falls is the tallest waterfall east of the Rockies, plunging 411-foot down over multiple rock levels.

    Golfers have a choice of Burlingame Country Club, Sapphire National Golf Club, The Country Club of Sapphire Valley, and Red Bird Golf Links.

    Ski Sapphire Valley might be the area’s greatest attraction. It features a 1,600-foot run with a vertical drop of 200 feet. Even if you don't ski, there is a tubing park where you can slide down the mountain.

    Explore Asheville

    Asheville is a great destination for outdoor adventures, science routes, and cultural experiences for you and the family.

    Visitors can take a tour to learn the history of the city by trolley or walking. Other options include exploring the shopping scene at the Grove Market or indulging in the culinary creations at Isa’s French Bistro or Jettie Rae’s Oyster House.

    The most famous tourist attraction in Asheville would be the Biltmore Estate. Explore the acres of gardens, walking, biking, or hiking trails around the estate. There is also a winery and playground available to visitors.

    Explore Greenville

    Greenville is the thriving center of upstate South Carolina and is home to countless entertainment options, making it an idyllic setting for any daycation.

    Greenville visitors can take in the natural aesthetic of the Falls Park on the Reedy in the downtown Historic West End. The park is home to beautiful waterfalls, gardens, and unique public sculptures.

    Hungry Greenville visitors will enjoy the city’s wide variety of dining opportunities including Kitchen Sync, a unique highly-rated made-from-scratch restaurant with extraordinary hospitality.

    Beer lovers should explore the seemingly endless number of breweries Greenville has to offer, including Quest Brewing Company, Birds Fly South Ale Project and Fireforge Crafted Beer, and much more.

    Picturesque Landscapes and Lake Views

    Whisper Lake is a wonderful place to put your feet up at the end of the day. With countless outdoor attractions around the area, there is plenty to fill your days.