Rich Mountain Road begins in Cades Cove. It is a one-way, dirt road up the mountain, but the views are gorgeous; especially in the Spring. You can see all over the Cove during the drive.
Views of Cades Cove:
A small waterfall seen on the drive up the mountain:
Rich Mountain Road comes out just above Townsend. Just after you get onto the paved road, you will see this chimney covered in vines:
Rich Mountain Road isn't a very well-traveled road, but, if you're not interested in going around Loop Road, it is a nice alternative.
You are making me miss Tennessee so much...I'd move back in a heartbeat!ReplyDelete
We still have snow on top of our Mountains.ReplyDelete
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Fun theme! And pretty mountains, even if they aren't like ours out west :DReplyDelete
Rebecca at The Ninja Librarian
Such great pics! I especially liked the ones of the little creek. I could almost hear it burbling through the photographs! :)ReplyDelete
Hi Mary. Just5 doing some blog hopping and checking out some other AtoZers. Beautiful photos .ReplyDelete
The road less traveled offers wonderful views! I think I would want to drive it!ReplyDelete
Another one I haven't seen.ReplyDelete
What a beautiful area!!!!ReplyDelete