History in the Hills: Blount County’s Oldest Inn Serves Guests for Centuries

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When a group of Pennsylvania investors stumbled upon Blount County, Tennessee at the turn of the twentieth century, they were looking for resources to produce leather. They found a great deal more than they bargained for. East Tennessee’s rich natural bounty wasn’t limited to the virgin forests and streams they sought for their factories. The… Read more »

Townsend in the Smokies Fall Heritage Festival: The Smoky Mountains Premier Early Fall Event

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By: Thomas Schultz posted Wed, Aug 24, 2016 Townsend, Tennessee, is a picture perfect vacation destination perched at the mouth of Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Staying here means you’ll be treated to magnificent natural vistas, more activities than you know what to do with, a rich local history and events for the entire family…. Read more »