D.Gail Fleenor

Travel the Mountain Waters Scenic Byway from Highlands to Almond in Western North Carolina and make your choice. Enjoy a peacefully scenic drive through the Nantahala Forest and pass the byway’s namesake waters... Read more

North Carolina

Whether you’re in search of the gloriously natural or the rampantly retail, there’s a wealth of fun just west of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Read more

Fall Travel

An East Tennessee Tour: Unicoi Turnpike Trail Read more


Autumn is the time to slow down and absorb the beauty around us. Try one of these five drives through flame-colored trees but be sure to brake for the scenery. Read more

Fall Travel

Autumn Drive: Monongahela National Forest

W.VA Division of Tourism/Steve Shaluta, Jr.

There’s nothing like an autumn drive in the Blue Ridge Mountains, past flame-colored trees touching an impossibly blue sky. Read more

Fall Travel

Travel the loop of Northeast Tennessee towns where history abounds. Read more

Fall Travel