Greetings from Great Smoky Mountains National Park

My husband and I are fortunate enough to own and operate a bed and breakfast near The Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It offers so much hiking variety and beauty it rejuvenates my soul every time I experience it! It’s my favorite place to go to truly get “grounded” and stay focused on what is important. It provides an environment that allows us to get away from the day to day grind and helps me feel more connected to my world, myself and my husband when spending time there. After 8 years, the views still take my breath away! (This view is from Purchase Knob this past October.)

Sincerely,
Jennifer

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains is one of the country's most popular national park sites, drawing millions of visitors year after year. Its ideal mix of the convenient and the extraordinary offers a region with postcard-perfect views and plentiful wildlife within easy reach of the interstate.

State(s): North Carolina Tennessee,

Established: 1926

“they maintain areas that provide an economical way for all of us to reconnect to nature and enjoy an active lifestyle, which has been shown to be important to the physical and mental health of our nation's citizens.”

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