If you are in the Smokies you should drive thru Cades Cove. But after you leave the cove and are headed back out,drive to the end of Tremont to experience a wonderful hike. The road is on the left a few hundred yards from the wye to Townsend. If you have a low riding car do not attempt the gravel section you will bottom out. But if not head slowly out the gravel road until it runs out. At the end you will find a bridge - cross it and turn to the left-hike as long or far as you wish. A slight constant climb but worth the trouble. A must do.
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