Balanced Rock stands 128' tall and features a 55' tall cap rock estimated to weigh 3577' tons. A short trail leads around the base with exceptional views across the Garden of Eden to the La Sal Mountai...
The Ira Spring Trail climbs over 3000' in just 4.0 miles to Bandera Mountain, a strenuous trek with exceptional views across the I-90 gateway to the Central Cascades. Since views are limited on the true summit, most hiker... Read More
Great Smoky Mountains National Park straddles the North Carolina - Tennessee border. Major access points are located 45 miles south of Knoxville, TN, 65 miles east of Asheville, NC, and 160 miles north of Atlanta, GA. It'... Read More