Once The Tallest Overflow Dam In The World, North Carolina’s Cheoah Dam Was A True Feat Of Engineering

One of the world’s most notable engineering feats of the early 1900s was created in 1919 to dam the Little Tennessee River near Robbinsville. North Carolina’s Cheoah Dam sits wedged into a deep river gorge with one of its remarkable engineering features among its’ most visible elements.

Did you realize the historic significance of North Carolina’s Cheoah Dam? Or that you can see it and the beautiful Cheoah Reservoir from NC-129 (a.k.a. The Tail of the Dragon)?

Address: Cheoah Dam, Robbinsville, NC 28771, USA