add to itinerary Cherohala Skyway
Enjoy mile-high vistas and brilliant season foliage as well as great hiking opportunities and picnic spots in these magnificent and seldom seen portions of the southern Appalachian National Forest. The Skyway connects Tellico Plains, TN with Robbinsville, NC and is a curvy, paved two-lane road about 40+ miles long. Stop at the Cherohala Visitor Center in Tellico Plains for information and maps.
From Anderson County, take Interstate 75 South to 640 West to Intersate 40 West to Interstate 75 South to Sweetwater. Take exit 60/Hwy 68 East through Madisonville, TN to Hwy 143 to the Cherohala Skyway.