Category: Roadtrips Charleston

Aug 06 2011

Road trips Charleston: Up Mt. Le Conte and back into history

By Carol Antman In the 1920’s, before any national parks existed in the Eastern part of the country,  visionaries from Washington climbed the 6,300 foot peak to Mt. Le Conte and perceived the vast spectacle of what they would later name the Great Smokey Mountain National Park.  As we gazed at the same wondrous vista …

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