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Walking Winchester in the relentless rain of a soggy spring could not dampen my enthusiasm to see the home of a country music legend. more

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The North Carolina native offers tours at the Oconaluftee Indian Village. more

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Learn more about how Paula Corbin Kahn creates unique jewelry pieces with chinquapins. more

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Joe Tennis

In the third of our 30th Anniversary look-backs, we find a blend of old and new. more

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Casually cruising to Claytor Lake in southwest Virginia, I felt like I had come home - back to where it all began: my first assignment for Blue Ridge Country. more

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Here's your guide to 177 great gatherings to help you plan your 2018 mountain travels. more

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David Schwartz operates the Camera Heritage Museum, a fixture in downtown Staunton, Virginia. more

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When the Tennessee Valley Authority inundated the land near Hiawassee in 1941, some relatives came to rescue buried remains of relatives from land that would become an island; and some did not. more

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Mark Pedro believes in miracles, divine intervention—and even the second coming of Jesus Christ in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. more

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There was a patent for a "flying apparatus" a quarter century before the Wright brothers. more

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Joe Tennis

You can zip through the trees and even walk among the treetop canopy at Anakeesta, a new family destination in downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee. more

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Our on-the-road contributing editor is back with a bounty of experience-filled excursions. more

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The view onto Lake Chatuge can now be realized by car as well as by foot. more

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The rebuilt Gatlinburg Sky Lift features three-seater chairs instead of the former two-seaters. more

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These three little spots have varying degrees of "Alptitude." more

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A few tidbits on the Ruby Falls expansion, Tweetsie Railroad milestones and more. more

The Good Walk

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The mountains are full of great places to reconnect. more

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Your guide to great fun for the whole year in the Mountains of the South. more

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Southern Appalachian experts and celebs share their favorite destinations and why they love them. more

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One Tennessee mountain town has a penchant for changing its name every few decades. And some folks tend to never give up on the old one(s). more

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