East Tennessee Beauty

East Tennessee is a gorgeous valley nestled between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Cumberland Plateau. Locals are able to live on the lake or in the mountains and only be 30 minutes from work. Active individuals enjoy outdoor lifestyles with mild weather all year around. 


Culture is nurtured, with an emphasis on the area’s fine and performing arts and the historic culture of the Appalachian people. Academic interests are satisfied with resources from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and Maryville College along with the numerous other educational institutions. Below are links to learn more about what East Tennessee has to offer.
http://www.townsendvisitorscenter.com/
Dogwood Cabins and Realty 

Smoky Mountains

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

 
Blount County Chamber of Commerce

Knox County Chamber of Commerce

Loudon County Chamber of Commerce

Sevierville Chamber of Commerce

Gatlinburg Chamber of Commerce 
Pigeon Forge Dept. of Tourism
The University of Tennessee
Clayton  Center for the Arts
 

 Most Popular Recreational Activities

  • Hiking on the trails in the mountains and the Appalachian Trails

  • Camping near, fishing in, and swimming in one of the many lakes and rivers

  • Touring the natural beauty of the Great Smoky National Park and the Big South Fork Park atop the Cumberland Plateau

  • Touring caverns such as the Lost Sea in Sweetwater and the Tuckaleechee Caverns

  • White water rafting in the Cherokee National Forest and the Virgin Falls