Not Many People Know There’s An Abandoned Town Hiding Inside This National Park

Deep within Tennessee’s Great Smoky Mountains National Park, there is an entire abandoned town that visitors can explore. Elkmont was once a playground for East Tennessee’s rich and powerful, but today the community is deserted and silent. Read on to learn more about this fascinating town, and then check out the exploration footage from

Check out the footage of Elkmont below:

The National Park Service is still decided what should be done with the abandoned town of Elkmont. Have you have visited this town? Do you think it should be restored or left to decay?