15 Fascinating Things You Probably Didn’t Know About The Great Smoky Mountains In Tennessee

If you’re from Tennessee, you most likely have heard lore of the east side of the state for your entire life. Heck, you probably vacationed there yourself – and loved it! Our question to you: how much do you really know about the beautiful crown of Tennessee? How much do you know about the Great Smoky Mountains? Let’s see how much you know!

PS: Play nice, folks – Tennessee + North Carolina share this beautiful park. A little elbow rubbin’ is normal!

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

How many facts did you know? Leave your interesting thoughts in the comments!