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3211 North Roan Street Johnson City, TN 37601
423.979.2581

Take a trip back in time, slow down, and discover historic sites, produce stands, pick-your-own, local museums, art galleries, cafes, and other local flavors.

853 Bays Mountain Park Rd. Kingsport, TN 37660
423.229.9447

Relax on a 44-acre lake, explore a world beyond our own in a state-of-the-art planetarium, and view native animals up close and in their natural setting.

1245 Davy Crockett Park Road Limestone, TN 37681
423.257.2167

This 105-acre historic park just upstream from the falls of the scenic Nolichucky River is maintained as a memorial to David Crockett. This area includes a limestone marker and replica cabin, as well as visitor center exhibits.

Doe Mountain ATV

1203 Harbin Hill Road, Mountain City, TN 37683
423.257.2167

Doe Mountain Recreation Area features 8,600 acres of protected mountain terrain and trails perfect for four season OHV wilderness adventures.

1015 Hwy 143 Roan Mountain, TN 37687
800.250.8620

Located on TN Hwy 143 at the base of the majestic 6,285 Roan Mountain, Roan Mountain State Park encompasses more than 2,000 acres dominated by rich hardwood forest along rugged ridges.

501 Rocky Fork Road Flag Pond, TN 37657
423.271.1233

The park is surrounded on three sides by the Cherokee National Forest. The steep, rugged terrain is drained by numerous cool mountain streams including its namesake, Rocky Fork Creek, which flows through the park.

2 Jones Brand Rd. Erwin, TN  37650
423.641.0100

Located on the banks of the Nolichucky River, NOLI is the region’s first comprehensive outdoor school offering courses in kayak, canoe, water safety, wilderness medicine, survival, conservation, as well as special events, pottery and art classes.

1651 W. Elk Ave.Elizabethton, TN 37643
423.543.5808

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park protects the land that was the location of several important historic events that occurred in the late 18th century.

2 Jones Branch Rd. Erwin, TN 37650
1.800.USA.RAFT

Mountain River Guides offers caving, guided fishing, rafting, SUP and tubing from an outfitter you know and trust. Experience outdoor adventure at its finest with whitewater rafting on the French Broad, Nolichucky and Watauga Rivers.

490 Hemlock Rd. Kingsport, TN 37663
423.239.8531

Warriors’ Path State Park was named for the Great Cherokee War and Trading Path. Since that time, the park land has known a long history of travelers and is still a pathway for modern-day outdoor enthusiasts.

199 Hemphill Knob Rd. Asheville, NC 28803
828.670-1924

BRPA is comprised of attractions that serve visitors along the scenic corridor of the Shenandoah National Park, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park including communities in Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee and beyond.

Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia
276.356.7068

White Blaze Outdoors provides a full-service experience on the hikes and trails of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

1001 S. Industrial Dr.
423.388.6002

Blue Ridge Paddling’s focus is to connect with our guests and create long-lasting relationships through whitewater recreation. We have a passion for getting individuals of all walks of life on the river, and to help educate and prepare them to be not only better paddlers, but to also be better stewards of the waterways that we all enjoy.

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