This guidebook features sixty-two of the state’s best hiking areas, from the natural wonders of Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Cumberlands to the historical Civil War battlefields of Shiloh and Lookout Mountain. Full-color photos and maps are included throughout.
Kelley Roark is a veteran traveler and outdoors lover whose family hailed from Tennessee one hundred years ago. Kelley has authored titles on travel and other topics, including a travel memoir about Costa Rica. She lives in North Miami, Florida.
Stuart Carroll works for Tennessee State Parks at the Fall Creek Falls State Park and is a Tennessee native who has been exploring this region since childhood. For most of his thirty-plus-year career with State Parks, he has organized and led hikes and other interpretive programs, sharing the area's rich cultural and natural history with visitors.