Wow Factor: Cumberland Falls, aka the "Niagara of the South," creates a rare moonbow when its spray catches the light of a full moon. You'll Love If: You always wondered about that pot of gold. Explore It: Visit Cumberland Falls State Resort Park during
Cumberland Gap tunnel highway through the mountain. My mom was born in Middlesboro, KY near here. She has often spoken of missing the old, scenic, winding road coming down off the mountain into the gap. Still, it's a pretty place.
The naturally formed Sand Cave in Cumberland Gap offers an unusual, yet amazing view of where ancient Kentuckians might have lived. Cumberland Gap is also home to the 2400 foot pinnacle where one can view Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia simultaneously.