ATHENS MAP GRID D-12 Mayfield Dairy Farms Visitor Center 4 Mayfield Ln., Athens, 423-649-2653 mayfielddairy.com Home of the “World’s Best Ice Cream.” Tour the milk and ice cream plant and see how our famous yellow jugs are made, milk is packaged, and our delicious ice cream is made. It’s fun for all ages! Milking cow, gift shop and ice cream parlor. AD PAGE 137 • READER RESPONSE 165 BENTON MAP GRID E-12 Chilhowie Lake - Lake McKamy 3170 Hwy. 61, Benton, 423-338-3300 fs.fed.us/r8/cherokee A seven-acre lake atop scenic Chilhowie Mountain. Chilhowie Recreation Area Forest Service Rd. 77, Benton, 423-338-3300 fs.usda.gov/cherokee Open year-round, trails, swimming, camping, fishing. Hiwassee River Recreation Corridor 3171 Hwy. 64, Benton, 423-338-3300 fs.usda.gov/cherokee Boat launch and camping fee. Open year-round. Ocoee Scenic Byway 3171 Hwy. 64, Benton, 423-338-3300 The byway winds by Ocoee River and up Chilhowie Mtn. BENTON MAP GRID E-12 Parksville Lake 3171 Hwy. 64, Benton, 423-338-3300 fs.usda.gov/cherokee A 1,930-acre lake and camping Cherokee National Forest BIRCHWOOD MAP GRID D-11 Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge 545 Priddy Ln., Birchwood, 423-614-3018, tnwildlife.org Wildlife viewing and nature walks. CHARLESTON MAP GRID D-12 Hiwassee River Heritage Center 8746 Hiwassee St., Charleston, 423-665-3373 hiwasseeheritage.com Certified interpretive site on Trail of Tears National Historic Trail, military HQ for Cherokee removal. AD PAGE 137 • READER RESPONSE 162 CHATTANOOGA MAP GRID E-10 Battles for Chattanooga Museum 1110 E. Brow Rd., Chattanooga, 423-821-2812 battlesforchattanooga.com Start here for a tour of area’s Civil War history, a new show brings the battles to life in a digital panoramic display, projected on a three-dimensional topographic map. Relic and weapon collection, bookstore and giftshop. Next door to Point Park. Bessie Smith Cultural Center 200 E. Martin Luther King Blvd., Chattanooga 423-266-8658 bessiesmithcc.org A collection of African American artifacts and displays. Bluff View Art District 411 E. Second St., Chattanooga, 800-725-8338 bluffviewartdistrict.com A historic Neighborhood of restaurants and stores. Booker T. Washington State Park 5801 Champion Rd., Chattanooga, 423-894-4955 tnstateparks.com/parks/about/booker-t-washington Lake access on the Chickamauga Reservoir. Chattanooga Choo Choo 1400 Market St., Chattanooga, 800-TRACK-29 choochoo.com All aboard to Chattanooga’s only historic vacation and entertainment complex! Chattanooga Ducks 503 Market St., Chattanooga, 423-756-3825 chattanoogaducks.com Enjoy tours of Chattanooga by land and water. Chattanooga Ghost Tours 138 Market St., Chattanooga, 423-800-5998 chattanoogaghosttours.com Named one of the top 10 ghost tours in the U.S. by TripAdvisor, we offer award-winning tours through downtown and ghost hunts with equipment like the talking Ovilus X downtown and through UTC and citizen’s cemetery. Tour with the best guides in the business! Chattanooga Lookouts Professional Baseball 201 Power Alley, Chattanooga, 800-852-7572 lookouts.com AA-afiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Chattanooga Market 1829 Carter St., Chattanooga, 423-648-2496 chattanoogamarkets.com Open-air market featuring art, locally-grown produce, music, etc. Chattanooga National Cemetery 1200 Bailey Ave., Chattanooga, 423-855-6590 cem.va.gov More than 50,000 are interred in this cemetery. Chattanooga Zoo at Warner Park 301 N. Holtzclaw Ave., Chattanooga, 423-697-1322 chattzoo.org Jaguars, red panda, chimpanzees, and more! Discover the “Best Little Zoo in America” at the best little price! AD PAGE 132 • READER RESPONSE 151 Chickamauga Dam Reservation Hwy. 153 Exit 6 to Amnicola Hwy., Chattanooga 800-882-5263 tva.com No fee. Open year-round. Coolidge Park & Carousel 150 River St., Chattanooga, 423-425-6311 chattanooga.gov 100-year-old carousel with 52 hand-carved animals. Creative Discovery Museum 321 Chestnut St., Chattanooga, 423-756-2738 cdmfun.org One of the nation’s top children’s museums, Creative Discovery Museum is filled with hands-on family fun for ages 2-12. Kids can pilot a riverboat, dig for dinosaur bones, play musical instruments or shoot jets of water to make whirligigs spin. Hamilton Place Mall 2100 Hamilton Place Blvd., Ste. 100, Chattanooga 423-894-7177 hamiltonplace.com More than 200 fabulous stores and 30 eateries. High Point Climbing & Fitness 219 Broad St., Chattanooga, 423-602-7625 highpointclimbing.com The premier facility features indoor & outdoor climbing walls that soar above Downtown Chattanooga. AD PAGE 132 • READER RESPONSE 153 Hunter Museum of American Art 10 Bluff View, Chattanooga, 423-267-0968 huntermuseum.org Perched on an 80-foot river bluff in downtown Chattanooga, the Hunter Museum offers stunning views and one of the country’s best collections of American art. Explore the museum’s 1905 mansion, 1970s building and contemporary structure of steel and glass. AD PAGE 132 • READER RESPONSE 154 Ignis Glass Studio 409 Broad St., Chattanooga, 423-265-2565 ignisglass.com Come to Ignis to create your own glass ornaments. International Towing & Recovery Hall of Fame & Museum 3315 S. Broad St., Chattanooga, 423-267-3132 internationaltowingmuseum.org Walk among vintage tow trucks and memorabilia. CHATTANOOGA MAP GRID E-10 Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park 1730 Lakeview Dr., Chattanooga, 877-525-3946 lakewinnie.com The South’s favorite family amusement park! Home of the worldfamous Cannon Ball Roller Coaster, the exciting OH-Zone!, the classic Boat Chute, & SoakYa Water Park-an oasis of fun! Group rates available. Parking is free. Minutes from Chattanooga! AD PAGE 131 • READER RESPONSE 155 Lookout Mountain Incline Railway 3917 St. Elmo Ave., Chattanooga, 800-825-8366 ridetheincline.com Experience the thrill of riding “America’s Most Amazing Mile” as you climb historic Lookout Mountain revealing breathtaking views of the Chattanooga area. Take a ride on an engineering marvel – one of the steepest passenger railways in the world. AD PAGES 135, 148, 185 • READER RESPONSE 156 Rock City’s Blowing Springs Farm 271 Chattanooga Valley Rd., Chattanooga, 800-854-0675 blowingspringsfarm.com Enjoy a full day of fall fun for the whole family. Get lost in the corn maze, go on a hayride, eat a funnel cake, ride the cow train, try the corn slingshot or make new furry friends at the Critter Corral- All at Blowing Springs Farm! AD PAGES 135, 148, 185 • READER RESPONSE 156 Rock City Gardens 1400 Patten Rd., Chattanooga, 800-854-0675 seerockcity.com Rock City will amaze you... it’s in our nature! High atop Lookout Mountain, explore fabulous gardens and breathtaking geological wonders along the Enchanted Trail. Discover the legendary See 7 States view! Seasonal special events planned year-round. AD PAGES 135, 148, 185 • READER RESPONSE 156 Ruby Falls 1720 S. Scenic Hwy., Chattanooga, 423-821-2544 rubyfalls.com Ruby Falls is named one of the Ten Most Incredible Cave Waterfalls on Earth. Explore the majestic cave formations that lead to the thundering 145-foot waterfall. Enjoy the panoramic view from the Lookout Mountain Tower or relax on the deck. AD PAGES 135, 148, 185 • READER RESPONSE 156 Ruby Falls ZIPstream Aerial Adventure 1720 S. Scenic Hwy., Chattanooga, 800-755-7105 rubyfallszip.com Take a heart-pounding zip line or experience the challenge of an aerial adventure course suspended in the trees. Includes ladders, walkways, bridges, tunnels and 40-foot climbing tower. With over 700 feet of extreme zipping, it’s breathtaking fun! AD PAGES 135, 148, 185 • READER RESPONSE 156 Southern Belle Riverboat 201 Riverfront Pkwy., Chattanooga, 423-266-4488 chattanoogariverboat.com Sights, sounds and tastes of Chattanooga river life. Tennessee Aquarium 1 Broad St., Chattanooga, 800-262-0695 tnaqua.org Visit the highest-rated aquarium in the USA for visitor satisfaction. Discover giant catfish, feisty otters, enormous snapping turtles and playful penguins. See what people just like you are saying about us on Yelp and TripAdvisor. AD PAGE 133 • READER RESPONSE 157 Tennessee Aquarium IMAX 3D Theater 201 Chestnut St., Chattanooga, 800-262-0695 tnaqua.com From the blue ocean depths to far outer space, IMAX take you to places you’ve only imagined. Chattanooga’s premiere theater with new IMAX with Laser immerses you in the action with larger-than-life 3D images on a six-story screen. AD PAGE 133 • READER RESPONSE 157 Tennessee Aquarium River Gorge Explorer 1 Broad St., Chattanooga, 800-262-0695 tnaqua.org Enjoy the natural beauty of “Tennessee’s Grand Canyon” aboard this high-tech vessel. An aquarium naturalist leads each two-hour cruise pointing out wildlife and historic points of interest. Each excursion is part thrill ride, part scenic tour. AD PAGE 133 • READER RESPONSE 157 Tennessee Valley Railroad 4119 Cromwell Rd., Chattanooga, 800-397-5544 tvrail.com The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum is proud to offer a wide variety of rides to suit your needs. AD PAGES 132, 138 • READER RESPONSE 158 TVA’s Raccoon Mountain Pumped Storage Plant Visitor Center Hwy. 41, Chattanooga, 800-882-5263 tva.gov/sites/raccoonmt.htm Raccoon Mtn., videos, bike, hike, hands-on exhibit. Vaudeville Café 138 Market St., Chattanooga, 423-517-1839 funnydinner.com Murder mystery, Italian food. Beverages. Dessert. Warehouse Row 1110 Market St., Chattanooga, 423-267-1111 shopwarehouserow.net Chattanooga’s most unique shopping and dining venue. CLEVELAND MAP GRID E-11 Museum Center at 5ive Points 200 Inman St. E., Cleveland, 423-339-5745 museumcenter.org Story of Ocoee Region through dynamic exhibits and creative programming. Store features local art. AD PAGE 137 • READER RESPONSE 162 Red Clay State Historic Area 1140 Red Clay Park Rd. S.W., Cleveland, 423-478-0339 tnstateparks.com Red Clay is the last eastern council ground for the Cherokee Nation before their removal to the West. A sapphire spring pumps thousands of gallons of clear, cool water daily. The park features picnic areas, trails, visitors center, theater and displays. AD PAGE 137 • READER RESPONSE 162 COPPERHILL MAP GRID E-12 Ocoee Whitewater Center 4400 Hwy. 64, Copperhill, 877-692-6050 fs.usda.gov/cherokee Water play, hiking, mountain biking, picnicking. COPPERHILL MAP GRID E-12 The Old Copper Road Historic Trail 4400 Hwy. 64, Copperhill, 423-338-5201 fs.usda.gov/cherokee Constructed in 1878 by Cherokee laborers. DAYTON MAP GRID D-11 Chickamauga Dam Reservoir Hwy. 27, Dayton, 865-623-2101 tva.gov/sites/chickamauga.htm Watersports, fishing, bird watching, swimming beach, boat docks. DELANO MAP GRID D-12 Fort Marr Blockhouse 404 Spring Creek Rd., Delano, 423-263-0050 tnstateparks.com Last visible remains of Cherokee confinement camps. Hiwassee State Scenic River & Ocoee River 404 Spring Creek Rd., Delano, 423-263-0050 tn.gov/environment/parks/hiwassee Whitewater river, canoeing, rafting and fishing. ETOWAH MAP GRID D-12 Hiwassee River Rail Adventure 727 Tennessee Ave., Etowah, 800-397-5544 tvrail.com Ride along the beautiful Hiwassee River Gorge for spectacular views and a vintage train experience. AD PAGES 132, 138 • READER RESPONSE 158 GRANDVIEW MAP GRID C-11 Piney Falls State Natural Area Fire Tower Rd., Grandview, 615-532-0431 state.tn.us/environment/na/natareas/piney 440-acre natural area is a National Natural Landmark HARRISON MAP GRID E-11 The Bear Trace at Harrison Bay 8919 Harrison Bay Rd., Harrison, 423-326-0885 tngolftrail.net Golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus. LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN MAP GRID E-10 Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park 110 Point Park Rd., Lookout Mountain, 423-821-7786 nps.gov/chch Commemorates 1863 Civil War battles, Chattanooga. MCDONALD MAP GRID E-11 Tri-State Exhibition Center 200 Nature Trail S.W., McDonald, 423-476-9310 tristateexhibitioncenter.com Horse shows and Agricultural Exibits MONTEAGLE MAP GRID E-9 Jim Oliver’s Smoke House Restaurant Trading Post Old General Store 850 W. Main St., Monteagle, 800-489-2091 thesmokehouse.com Great food since 1960. Perfect stop over, huge gift shop. Vintage, unique, nostalgic fun – a must see in TN. AD PAGE 138 • READER RESPONSE 163 Louvin Brothers Country Music Museum 856 W. Main St., Monteagle, 931-924-2091 thesmokehouse.com Music memorabilia, no charge, CD’s for sale Smoke House Music on the Mountain – The Best of Nashville 850 W. Main St., Monteagle, 800-489-2091 thesmokehouse.com Live music Singer/Songwriters, nostalgic. Couples & family friendly. Full Menu, buffet, beer. No cover chg. AD PAGE 138 • READER RESPONSE 163 OCOEE MAP GRID E-12 Appalachian Bee Farm 1943 Old Federal Rd., Ocoee, 423-338-1149 honeybeesrock.com Artisan Honey Products and All Natural Skincare Cherokee Rafting Service Inc. 869 Hwy. 64, Ocoee, 800-451-7238 cherokeerafting.com Award-winning Ocoee river outfitter providing memorable adventures since 1978. Famous for our friendly service and awesome guides. We invite you to take the plunge on America’s favorite white water rapids. Book online or call. AD PAGE 136 • READER RESPONSE 161 Quest Expeditions Inc. 281 Hwy 64, Ocoee, 800-277-4537 questexpeditions.com Quest provides Ocoee River rafting on the nation’s most popular whitewater adventure. Quality family outings, group and corporate trips, first-class service and facilities. Group lodging, cabin rentals, conference room, café, gift shop and more. AD PAGE 136 • READER RESPONSE 167 PIKEVILLE MAP GRID D-11 ArborTrek/Fall Creek Falls 1997 Village Camp Rd., Pikeville, 615-499-5779 arbortrek.com Join us in the trees at ArborTrek Fall Creek Falls for a zip line treetop adventure you won’t soon forget. More than 75 obstacles ranging from serene to extreme. Options for ages 4 years and older. Visit arbortrek.com for more details. AD PAGE 118 • READER RESPONSE 145 RELIANCE MAP GRID E-12 Historic District of Reliance 3708 Hwy. 30, Reliance, 423-338-2373, webbbros.com Historic district including Watchman’s House, Hiwassee Union Church, Higdon Hotel & Vaughn-Webb House. AD PAGE 138 • READER RESPONSE 169 RELIANCE MAP GRID E-12 John Muir Trail Forest Service Rd. 108, Reliance, 423-338-3300 fs.usda.gov/cherokee An easy 20-mile hike following the Hiwassee River. Webb Brothers Float Service & Store 3708 Hwy. 30, Reliance, 423-338-2373 webbbros.com Five mile trip down the Hiwassee River in a funyak, raft, or tube. Pick up supplies in our store. AD PAGE 138 • READER RESPONSE 169 Webb Brothers Guest House 110 Childers Creek Rd., Reliance, 423-338-2373 webbbros.com The Watchman’s House, three apts. for weekend rental next to Hiwassee River, hiking, and old-line RR. AD PAGE 138 • READER RESPONSE 169 SEQUATCHIE MAP GRID E-10 Foster Falls Recreation Area 498 Foster Rd., Sequatchie, 866-494-7186 fs.usda.gov/cherokee This natural area features a 60-foot waterfall. SOUTH PITTSBURG MAP GRID E-10 Lodge Factory Store - South Pittsburg 220 E. Third St., South Pittsburg, 423-837-5919 lodgemfg.com Since 1896, Lodge has been making the world’s best cast iron cookware at our Tennessee foundry. Our factory stores carry indoor and outdoor cookware, kitchen and camping accessories, and factory seconds at great deals. AD PAGES 138, 199 • READER RESPONSE 164 SPRING CITY MAP GRID C-11 Watts Bar Dam Reservation / Watts Bar Lake Hwy. 68, Spring City, 800-882-5263 tva.com This 39,000-acre lake offers fishing, rustic camping, etc. TRACY CITY MAP GRID E-10 Dutch Maid Bakery Historic 1902 109 Main St., Tracy City, 931-592-3171 thedutchmaid.com Historic Bakery with shopping, free samples, cafe ACCOMMODATIONS ATHENS MAP GRID D-12 Americas Best Value Inn 423-745-9002 2808 Decatur Pike., 37303 • americasbestvalueinn.com AD PAGE 5 • RR 1 BENTON MAP GRID E-12 Welcome Valley Village 800-542-8567 867 Welcome Valley Rd., 37307 • welcomevalleyvillage.com CHATTANOOGA MAP GRID E-10 Americas Best Value Inn - Chattanooga/East Ridge 423-894-6110 • 639 Camp Jordan Pkwy., 37412 americasbestvalueinn.com AD PAGE 5 • RR 1 Americas Best Value Inn - Chattanooga/Hamilton 423-894-5454 7717 Lee Hwy, 37421 • vantagehotels.com/hotel-details.cfm?idp=71014 AD PAGE 5 • RR 1 Americas Best Value Inn - North Chattanooga 423-510-0088 7638 Lee Hwy., 37421 • americasbestvalueinn.com AD PAGE 5 • RR 1 Americas Best Value Inn and Suites - Lookout Mountain West 423-821-8599 • 103 Patten Chapel Rd., 37419 • abvichattanooga.com AD PAGE 5 • RR 1 Chattanooga Marriott Downtown 423-756-0002 Two Carter Plaza, 37402 • chattanoogamarriottdowntown.com Chattanooga Vacation Rentals 423-886-6130 P.O. Box 23183, 37405 • chattanoogacabins.com Choose from Cabins or Cottages for your Honeymoon or Family Vacation, Waterfront, Mountain View or Mountain top, 1-6 bdrm. homes, Full kitchens, Hot tubs, Fireplace, Washer/ Dryers and Grills. All of the comforts of home & Southern hospitality at its finest. AD PAGE 134 • RR 152 Fairfield Inn & Suites Chattanooga 423-499-3800 2345 Shallowford Village Dr., 37421 • marriott.com/chafi Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites 423-877-6464 4820 Hixson Pike, 37343 • hiexpress.com/hixsontn Residence Inn Chattanooga/Hamilton Place 423-468-7700 2340 Center St., 37421 • marriott.com/chahp SpringHill Suites Chattanooga Downtown 423-834-9300 495 Riverfront Pkwy., 37402 • marriott.com/chash Staybridge Suites Chattanooga Downtown 423-267-0900 1300 Carter St., 37402 • staybridge.com/chattanoogadt CLEVELAND MAP GRID E-11 Clarion Inn 423-559-1001 185 James Asbury Dr. N.W., 37312 • clarionhotel.com Douglas Inn & Suites 423-653-0917 2600 Westside Dr. N.W., 37312 • firstname.lastname@example.org Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott 423-664-2501 2815 Westside Dr. N.W., 37312 • fairfieldinn.com/chacl Hampton Inn 423-458-1222 4355 Frontage Rd., 37312 • cleveland.hamptoninn.com DAYTON MAP GRID D-11 Americas Best Value Inn - Dayton 423-775-9190 7875 Rhea County Hwy., 37321 • americasbestvalueinn.com AD PAGE 5 • RR 1 DUCKTOWN MAP GRID E-12 Company House Bed and Breakfast Inn 423-496-5634 318 Main St., 37326 • companyhousebandb.com We recommend calling for more information concerning amenities not listed here or go to tnvacation.com. DUCKTOWN MAP GRID E-12 The Mountain Escapes Properties Inc 877-537-2273 P.O. Box 519, 37326 • mountainescapesproperties.com EAST RIDGE MAP GRID E-11 Fairfield Inn & Suites East Ridge 423-499-4080 1453 N. Mack Smith Rd., 37412 • marriott.com/chase GRANDVIEW MAP GRID E-10 Grandview Mountain Cottages 423-365-4412 2392 Possum Trot Rd., 37337 • grandviewmountaincottages.com KIMBALL MAP GRID E-10 Americas Best Value Inn - Kimball 423-837-7933 130 Main St., 37347 • americasbestvalueinn.com AD PAGE 5 • RR 1 Holiday Inn Express & Suites Kimball 423-837-1500 300 Battlecreek Rd., 37380 • facebook.com/holidayinnexpresskimball MONTEAGLE MAP GRID E-9 Smoke House Lodge & Cabins 800-489-2091 844 W. Main St. • thesmokehouse.com Nostalgic vacation cabins & mountain lodge. Hot tubs, fireplaces. Couple, family, group getaway & meeting, retreat facility. Great food, full menu, buffet. Live music, entertainment, shopping, historic attractions, outdoor adventures. Vintage, unique since 1960. OCOEE MAP GRID E-12 Quest Expeditions Cabins 800-277-4537 281 Hwy. 64, 37361 • questexpeditions.com AD PAGE 136 • RR 167 RELIANCE MAP GRID E-12 Spring Creek Retreat 423-400-4241 133 Fletcher Dr., 37369 • springcreekretreat.com Webb Brothers Guest House 423-338-2373 110 Childers Creek Rd., 37369 • webbbros.com AD PAGE 138 • RR 169 TEN MILE MAP GRID C-12 Sam’s Boat Dock, Cabins and RV Park 423-334-5620 322 Sam’s Boat Dock Rd., 37880 • samsboatdock.com Tennessee Lakefront Cottages 423-790-0071 P.O. Box 267, 37880 • tlcvacations.com CAMPGROUNDS DELANO MAP GRID D-12 Hiwassee State Scenic River & Ocoee River 423-263-0050 404 Spring Creek Rd. • tn.gov/environment/parks/hiwassee
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