Tennesseans love their horses and now that warm sunshine days and balmy evenings are approaching, it’s once again time to get out-of-doors and enjoy our diverse trails, park lands and lakes. Seeing the sights on horseback offers a special, highly enjoyable experience. Either the accomplished rider or a novice can ...
April 30, 2018Carol
Spring is the best time of year to explore Tennessee waterfalls. The late winter thaw and early spring rains combine to substantially increase the water flow and heighten the beauty and grandeur of Tennessee’s waterfalls. It is the perfect opportunity for hikers, day trekkers, and shutterbugs to capture the most ...
February 19, 2018Carol
The many available driving trails are a fun and leisurely way to experience Tennessee. They are an unhurried stress-free introduction to scenic views and endless recreational possibilities. The following top five are re-presented from the top ten scenic drives found at: https://www.yourmechanic.com/article/top-10-scenic-drives-in-tennessee No. 5 – The Snake...
February 6, 2018Carol
Rich in Tennessee history, Natchez Trace Parkway was established as a unit of the National Park Service in 1938. Today however, visitors can experience the 10,000 miles of scenic beauty and recreational opportunities this National Scenic Byway offers by driving, biking, hiking, horseback riding, fishing, and camping. Also called the ...
January 6, 2018Carol
As Christmas approaches the Tennessee Tech University satellite campus – The Appalachian Center for Craft hosts a Holiday Festival that offers the public the opportunity to view and purchase unique creations by affiliated artists and craftsmen. The craft center has up to twenty-five exhibitions annually that include works of regional, ...
October 16, 2017Carol
An important aspect of hiking boots is the support they provide for the ankles as well as a stiff support that helps the entire foot. While it does restrict ankle movement, the hiking boots will protect against such things as blisters that can crop up while walking for long distances. ...
June 20, 2017support
In today's economy a lot of young couples are looking for honeymoons that don't just fit their budget, but that are also romantic. If you are choosing to stay stateside, you may be wondering what kind of resorts or honeymoon locations are near you. Well here is a list of ...
June 2, 2017Carol
In challenging times, more people turn to camping for vacations than ever. There are a few ingredients that are key to making these trips successful. The first ingredient of successful camping is a good plan. Consider the time, destination, activities, food, personal equipment and organization of group tasks. This ...
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