This Secluded Lake In Tennessee Might Just Be Your New Favorite Swimming Spot

When people think of Tennessee, they probably think of popular tourist attractions like Dollywood, Gatlinburg, or even the Grand Ole Opry. But the hidden gems of the Volunteer State are where the real magic lies. At Watauga Lake in the far northeast corner of the state, locals have been escaping to the clear and clean water every summer. Care to take a swim?

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