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How to Prepare For Your First Hike

Regardless of why have chosen to take up hiking as a new hobby, knowing how to prepare for your first hike is extremely important to enjoying all that the outdoors has to offer. One of your New Year’s resolutions may have been to get into hiking. Perhaps you have friends or family who hike or …

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Laurel Falls Gatlinburg

Hiking to Laurel Falls in Gatlinburg

Laurel Falls Length: 2.6 Miles Roundtrip Trail: Paved Features: Waterfalls Difficulty: Easy/Moderate Highest Elevation: 2,677 Feet When traveling to Gatlinburg, tourists hope to visit as many attractions, including the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, as possible during their short time at one of the most valuable places in the world to travel. However, a lot …

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List of State and National Parks in Tennessee with Hiking

Tennessee is home to 56 State Parks, 12 National Parks, and many other natural areas that all offer hiking. There are over 1000 miles of trails to hike in the State Parks alone. Tennessee has a naturally mixed terrain with mountains to the east, plateaus and highlands in the middle, and west Tennessee being mostly …

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