Sunset on Clingman's Dome in Great Smoky Mountain NP.
The John P Cable Grist Mill in Cades Cove.
Calderwood Dam overlook on the "Tail of the Dragon."
Sunrise on Clingman's Dome.
Cascades on the Cullasaja River.
Fontana Lake taken from the "Road to Nowhere" near Bryson City, NC.
Tatham Gap Road. Built by the US Army in 1836 to transport Cherokee Indians to Fort Montgomery in Robbinsville. There they were held until the removal to Oklahoma. It is considered part of the "Trail of Tears so named due to the death of around 4000 Cherokees during the removal.
Observation tower on the top of Wayah Bald.
Wilson Lick Ranger Station at Wayah Bald built in 1916.
Sunset on Smith Mountain Lake, VA
Moon rising over Clingman's Dome in Great Smoky Mountain NP.
An art student painting the Cable Grist Mill.
Chilhowee Lake along US129 in TN.
More Sunrise on Clingman's Dome.
Cullasaja Falls near Highlands, NC.
Nantahala Lake near Franklin, NC.
Color on the Tatham Gap Road.
Fence at Wayah Bald.
North Branch, (Sullivan County) NY
Sunset on Smith Mountain Lake, VA.
Cloudy vista from the Blue Ridge Parkway in NC.
Camera-shy Fox by the road in Cades Cove.
Chilhowee Lake in TN.
And another sunrise shot at Clingman's Dome.
Fontana Dam in NC. The highest Dam East of the Rockies.
Reflection on Nantahala Lake.
More Tatham Gap color.
Wayah Bald color.
Smith Mountain Lake, VA
Upper Whitewater Falls on the Whitewater River near Lake Toxaway, NC.
Some Fall color along the Blue Ridge Parkway in NC.
Methodist Church in Cades Cove.
Early morning fog on the top of Clingman's Dome in Great Smoky Mountains NP.
The Sun is finally up at Clingman's Dome.
Nantahala River cascades.
Still more Tatham Gap color.
View from Wayah Bald.
Whitewater Falls near Lake Toxaway, NC.
The Gregg-Cable house in Cades Cove with a sugar cane mill and molasses furnace in front. Cades Cove is an old farming community now preserved in the TN section of Great Smoky Mountains NP.
Some bikers at Deal's Gap Motorcycle Resort getting ready to ride the "Tail of the Dragon." This road (US route 129 in TN) is renowned in motorcycle circles for having 318 curves in 11 miles. As of 8/31 3 bikers died during 2005 on this road. 2 went over the banks and 1 hit another vehicle. miata also runs some events here.
Sunrise on Clingman's Dome. I couldn't decide which one I liked best so I added them all.
Cascades on the Cullasaja River near Highlands, NC.
Another shot of the Nantahala River cascades.
Road to the top of Wayah Bald. For reasons still unknown many hills in this part of the country were unforested and thus called "Balds."