Townsend Was Named the Best Small Town In Tennessee, And It’s Easy To See Why

The city of Townsend, Tennessee is tucked away on the eastern side of the state. Located just a short way from the Great Smoky Mountains, it remains one of the most beautiful and oft-forgotten gems of the region. Locals have been visiting Townsend for years, but it’s somehow managed to remain both wonderfully remote and hospitable. Learn about this sweet town below, and perhaps plan your own visit. There’s something for outdoorsy folks and small-town aficionados alike.

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There is nothing better than a vacation that gets you out of the house, and Townsend offers ample opportunity. You can learn more about the city of Townsend with a visit to the city’s official site.

You can experience more of Tennessee’s fun with a visit to the famed – and lightly notorious – LeConte Lodge

Address: Townsend, TN 37882, USA