CADES COVE, TN ~~~ Website: Cades Cove Location: Great Smoky Mountains National Park, West of Asheville near Townsend TN Distance: 3-4 hours from Asheville Address: Headquarters: Great Smoky Mountains National Park, 107 Park Headquarters Rd., Gatlinburg, TN 37738. The Cades Cove Visitor Center is near the western entrance of the park). Telephone: General Information 423-436-1200
The scenic town of Skagway was founded during the Klondike Gold Rush in the 1890's. Skagway was the starting point for prospectors going to look for gold in the Yukon. Visitors can go back in time to the days of the Gold Rush as they stroll through downtown Skagway, viewing many restored historical buildings.