Located in the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina near the border with Tennessee, Andrews Bald is a high elevation grassy meadow which can be reached by hiking 1.8 miles along the Forney Ridge Trail. Named for Andres Thompson, a cattle herder who used the… Read More
I shot this photograph while hiking at the Savage Gulf State Natural Area, near Beersheba, Tennessee. This was the third scenic overlook located along the trail to the Stone Door.
Here are more photographs I shot while hiking at the Savage Gulf State Natural Area, located in the South Cumberland State Park of Tennessee: Visit my galleries at Pixels and/or Fine Art America for more. Thank you!
See New Post: Lower Greeter Falls – 5/9/2020 See Earlier Post: Trail To The Stone Door – 9/26/2019 When I was through hiking the trail to the Stone Door and several scenic overlooks, I returned to my vehicle and drove to another area of the… Read More
Just about every angle of this waterfall was conducive for photography, including this view of stepped-layers of rock at the base. I’d wanted to visit this spot for several months, and I’m now certainly glad to have done so! You can see more in my… Read More
This black and white photograph captures the base of Cummins Falls, located near Cookville, Tennessee. Visit my gallery for more.
With an early start, I was the first person to arrive at Cummins Falls, and enjoyed the tranquil setting for over an hour. Though the volume of water flowing over the 75′ waterfall was less than full, it was a pleasant visit which I can… Read More
It was a quiet morning as I hiked in a gorge along the Blackburn Fork River. My destination was just over a mile ahead – Cummins Falls. A winding riverbed introduced turn after turn, with brief views around each bend. Finally, as I walked underneath… Read More
I recently visited Cummins Falls State Park on the Blackburn Fork River. Located near Cookeville, Tennessee, the waterfall has an elevation of 75 feet and is Tennessee’s eighth largest waterfall in volume of water. The park features an overlook, access to the top of the… Read More
I recently visited the Smoky Mountains to hike Charlies Bunion, and another spot known as The Jump Off. Located along the Appalachian Trail between Tennessee and North Carolina, much of the trail is at an altitude of 6,000 feet above sea level, and, after seven… Read More
This close-up photography features Ramsey Cascades, a 100′ waterfall located in the Smoky Mountains, near Gatlinburg, Tennessee. It may be viewed in person by hiking 4 miles up a mountain, or, instead, you can visit my gallery at Pixels – there you can pick out… Read More
I photographed these yellow wildflowers along the Caney Fork River by Twin Falls, in the Rock Island State Park of Tennessee. Please visit my gallery to see more.