In the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Walland sits hidden in Miller’s Cove. This picturesque location is where you can retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city and get back to nature. There are recreational activities for everyone of all ages. From horseback riding to hiking, you can discover the surrounding forests, greenery and parks. You can also indulge a little with some shopping by investigating the antique stores in town -- you're sure to find some treasures if you dig deep enough! There are also plenty of casual choices for places to eat, such as tearooms, delis and diners.
A lot of vacationers staying in Walland use it as a base to visit the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The park is a magical place to go hiking, with lush forests and the giant mountains towering over you -- the reason why it's one of the most visited national parks in the country. You can also enjoy an adrenaline rush with kayaking, biking and tubing here. Of course, you have to make sure to stop at Laurel Falls. Thie 80-foot waterfall from Cove Mountain is spectacular and you can admire it from a footbridge at the upper falls.
For warm weather, visit Walland during the summer months. Spring and fall can also be pleasant times of the year to visit this community.