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Drive the Cherohala Skyway National Scenic Byway

Tellico Plains, Tennessee

5.0

Conasauga Falls Trail

Tellico Plains, Tennessee

1.25 mi / 335 ft gain

Hike to Conasauga Falls

Tellico Plains, Tennessee

4.5
1.5 mi / 400 ft gain

Exploring Bald River Falls

Tellico Plains, Tennessee

4.8

Bald River Trail

Tellico Plains, Tennessee

9.34 mi / 1371 ft gain

Cooper Gap Trail (#119)

Etowah, Tennessee

6.31 mi / 1594 ft gain

Camp at North River Campground and Dispersed Campsites

Tellico Plains, Tennessee

Explore North River Road

Tellico Plains, Tennessee

4.7

Indian Boundary Lake Trail

Tellico Plains, Tennessee

2.96 mi / 161 ft gain

Places to stay

North River Road

Donley Cabin

North River Road

Mcnabb Creek Group

Vonore, Tennessee

Young Branch Horse Camp

Benton, Tennessee

Quinn Springs Pavilion

Robbinsville, North Carolina

Rattler Ford Group Campground

Guides and stories

Indulge in Adventure at this Base Camp Near the Great Smoky Mountains

The Outbound Collective

20 Must-Do Hikes in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

The Outbound Collective

The Smokies Are Still Alive!

Merritt McKinney

6 Inspiring Photos from the Smoky Mountains

Nick Spicer

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