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Swain County

County Ranger Frank Dockery


Take exit 67 off of Highway 74.  This will put you on Veterans Blvd.  Go .9 miles and turn slight left onto Highway 19 S/US-19S.  Go .6 miles and turn left onto Hughes Branch Rd at Ingles.  Go .2 miles and the office will be on the right. The street address is: 204 Hughes Branch Rd.


Contact Information



N.C. Forest Service Swain County Office
133 Glenn Cabe Road
Sylva, NC 28779

Voice: 828-488-1003
Fax: N/A


Open Burning

Burning permits may be obtained online or in person from a county permit agent.


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