The Highest Road In Tennessee Will Lead You On An Unforgettable Journey

Can you name the highest road – elevation-wise, folks – in the state of Tennessee? It’s actually shared between the Volunteer State and North Carolina, and is colloquially known as Newfound Gap. You’ve probably seen photographs of its stunning autumnal passages floating around the internet, but we decided to dig a little deeper and explore what makes this road so brilliant – other than its elevation, of course.

You can find the complete list of highest roads in the United States, right here.

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:

This burger joint is a fabulous way to end a road trip, you know – check it out!