Sun dappled forests line Hwy. 30 as it follows the Hiwassee Scenic River into the Cherokee National Forest. After reaching the historic community of Reliance, cross the river bridge and turn onto Childers Creek Rd. to climb he mountain to Big Bend and Apalachia Powerhouse, a popular fishing destination, for spectacular views of the river and wildlife. Stop by one or the fly fishing shops or Webb Brothers Store in Reliance for laid back conversation and a snack.