TENNESSEE: DOUGLAS LAKE Also known as Douglas Reservoir, this lake in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains attracts close to 2 million visitors each year. It's a popular vacation destination for families. The best lakes in all 50 U.
Straddling the border of North Carolina and Tennessee, Great Smoky Mountains National Park is renowned for its plant and animal life, as well as its finely preserved remnants of Southern Appalachian mountain culture.
The Smoky Mountains, Newfound Gap You don't see a view like this everyday. The Smoky Mountains are one of the best places if you want to be inspired by nature. Pat Kirchhoefer, owner Escape to Times Past