This Clear Water Creek In Tennessee Is Chock Full Of Summer Fun

Families with little ones are always looking for the next best thing to keep their tiny humans from overheating in the heart of a Tennessee summertime. If you’ve found yourself bouncing from one splash pad to the next, hot kids in tow, then a picnic in the cool and beautiful Great Smoky Mountains is just what y’all need. Chimneys Picnic Area is a seasonal picnic spot in the heart of the national park that boasts tables, grills and a gorgeous creek for folks to enjoy.

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If you’re looking for up to the minute info from the National Park Service, you can check out updates on Smoky Mountain picnic areas right here.