Tennessee is Home to The Longest Swinging Bridge In the Nation

The mountains of East Tennessee are full of some of the most breathtaking and unique sights in the entire country. At Foxfire Mountain, you’ll find something else unique that might take your breath away for another reason entirely. They have the world’s longest swinging bridge, spanning longer than a football field over 60 feet above the Little Pigeon River. Check it out below and see if you would dare to cross the bridge yourself. Just don’t look down!

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/

After you make it across the bridge, reward yourself with one of these restaurants that serve truly Tennessean cuisine.