15 pictures that may transport you to the Nice Smoky Mountains, from cozy cabin views to jaw-dropping landscapes

After I lastly reached the highest, I marveled at a 360-degree view of the Southern Appalachians. Treetops towered over a hazy valley with an epic mountain vary behind it. It was such a memorable scene that I believe it’s best to see for your self.

Tops of Evergreen trees in the Great Smoky mountains in the foreground with mountains and cloudy skies in the background

The view from the highest of Clingmans Dome.

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