The Remnants Of This Abandoned Town In Tennessee Are Hauntingly Beautiful

It’s extremely easy to get caught up in the day to day, the daily run and rush of things. It’s in the Great Smoky Mountains, however, that you see how quickly the past becomes eaten up by the steady plod of the present. There are remnants of the 1930s and the 1940s strewn within the woods, speckling hiking trails and igniting imaginations across the whole of the eastern state. Curious? We were, too…

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Interesting bit of history, isn’t it? We’re in awe of the strong men that made up the CCC, and are continuing to love on the land they helped nurture even today. Keep an eye out for their handiwork the next time you’re in East Tennessee!