Popular Motorcycle Ride in TN and NC
Sponsor an Overlook 828-783-1080

Fort Loudoun State Historic Park

338 Fort Loudoun Rd, Vonore, TN 37885
338 McGhee Carson Road Vonore Tennessee 37885 US

Fort Loudoun was a British colonial-era fort located in what is now Monroe County, Tennessee, United States. Built in 1756 and 1757 to help garner Cherokee support for the British at the outset of the Seven Years’ War, the fort was one of the first significant British outposts west of the Appalachian Mountains.

Fort Loudoun State Historic Park is 1,200-acres and is one of the earliest British fortifications on the western frontier, built in 1756. The fort was reconstructed during the Great Depression and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1965.

During the French and Indian War (1754-1763) the British Colony of South Carolina felt threatened by French activities in the Mississippi Valley. To counter this threat, the Colony sent the Independent Company of South Carolina to construct and garrison what became Fort Loudoun. This move helped to ally the Overhill Cherokee Nation in the fight against the French and guaranteed the trade would continue between the Cherokee and South Carolina.

8 AM to 4:30 PM – Park Office

576 TN-360, Vonore, TN 37885, USA 1.72 km
Visitors to the Sequoyah Birthplace Museum will experience the life of the man Sequoyah – father,...
110 Highlands Bluff Road, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 19.76 km
Tellico Plains Log Cabin Rentals near Cherohala Skyway with private hot tub on deck, cozy st...
9188 New Highway 68 Tellico Plains, TN 37385 21.31 km
Tellico Plains Best Pizza, Wings, & More. Rich Leudemann, Owner of The Bears Den and Tellicaf...
231 Old Belltown Mill Rd, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 21.49 km
Tellico Farm Cottage is located on our sixth generation Burris family farm. Enjoy sunrise or suns...
128 Bank St, Tellico Plains, Tennessee 37385, USA 25.23 km
We have been in business for over 25 years providing exceptional food, drinks, and experiences to...
229 Cherohala Skyway, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 25.36 km
(423) 253-6767(423) 253-6767
The Charles Hall Museum exists to preserve regional and Appalachian history with an emphasis on t...
206 Cherohala Skyway, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 25.43 km
Tellico Plains, Tennessee, is conveniently located about 1 hour south of Knoxville or 1 hour nort...
206 Cherohala Skyway, Tellico Plains, TN 37385, USA 25.43 km
Two private studio cabins, surrounded by the Cherokee National Forest.  Located just 8 miles sout...
418 Cherohala Skyway, Tellico Plains, TN 37385, USA 25.44 km
Welcome to Vacation Rentals 4U in the beautiful and tranquil side of the East Tennessee Smoky Mou...
1006 TN-165, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 25.52 km
Mountain View Log Cabin Rentals has some of the nicest rentals available in the Tellico Plains, ...
305 Veterans Memorial Dr, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 25.55 km
105 Depot St, Tellico Plains, TN 37385, USA 25.62 km
Tellico Grains Bakery was established in 2003 by Stuart and Anissa Shull. Our breads are made fre...
1829 Cherohala Skyway Tellico Plains TN 37385 25.78 km
Tellico Kats menu features hot and cold custom sandwiches, paninis, salads and seasonal soups. Ma...
9436 TN-68, Tellico Plains, TN 37385, USA 26.56 km
We are conveniently located on Tennessee Highway 68 approximately 25 1/2 miles from interstate 7...
14981 Tapoco Rd, Robbinsville, NC 28771 27.92 km
Tapoco is situated on 120 acres in the lush mountain region of the Nantahala National Forest on t...
Tellico River Road, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 29.67 km
132 RelianceRoad (Rt. 315) Tellico Plains, TN 37385 30.35 km
Cherohala Mountain Trails Campground specializes in offering outstanding accommodations and unpar...
3193 River Rd, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 33.68 km
(423) 253-2661(423) 253-2661
Tellico Hatchery was originally constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), between 193...
130 Ruritan Rd, Tellico Plains, TN 37385, USA 36.77 km
Arts & Crafts, gold panning, craftsmen, wagon rides, demonstrations, music, great food, small...
Showing 1 - 20 of 36 results

Robbinsville NC

Tellico Plains NC

Contact Information

For Advertising Please Contact
Rob: 828-783-1080
Greg: 828-964-0607

Email: marketingblueridge@gmail.com
Website: www.RideTheCherohalaSkyway.com

Follow The Cherohala Skyway