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Come experience the area

These excursions pack something for everyone. From scenic drives
to ziplines, train rides, and more. Come see what’s here for you!

Excursions You’ll Remember


Whether you like outdoor activities such as hiking and mountain biking, or you’re looking for more adventurous excursions or fun the entire family can enjoy, Tennessee Overhill has it all!

Cherohala Skyway

The Cherohala Skyway is a 50 mile long scenic byway overlooking two national forests and connecting Tennessee to North Carolina. Enjoy the beauty of the world around you from the comfort of your own car!

Trains & Railways

Choose from several train rides ranging from a few hours to a full day-trip. These rides are full of modern conveniences like food and restrooms, and they are full of beautiful views of the area including the Hiwassee River and the famous Hiwassee Rail Loop.


With several different courses to choose from, Overhill has zipline activities for the whole family even if you’ve never been on one before. Enjoy breath-taking views and zoom through the canopy at speeds from 5-45mph all while our full trained zipline guides keep you safe and ensure you have an unforgettable experience.


Gather the family or some friends, turn the radio up, and enjoy the beauty of the great outdoors. The Overhill region is packed full of scenic byways and routes that make the perfect day trip. These allow you to experience mountain views and more even with young children!

Motorcycle Rides

Motorcycle Rides

Sailplane & Glider Rides

Sailplane & Glider Rides

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TN Valley Railroad

Learn about the history of train travel and experience a ride for yourself.
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Ocoee River Ziplines

Soar through the trees in this adventure the whole family will enjoy.
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Raft One

Raft1 is a family friendly adventure with ziplines, white water rafting, and more.
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Chilhowee Gliderport

Get the ultimate bird's eye view and experience the area like never before.

Ziplines & Canopy Tours

Enjoy beautiful views of the area while zooming between trees and platforms.
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Scenic Byways & Drives

These scenic drives will give you a taste of everything the this region has to offer.
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Two Rivers: One Ride

This beautiful 31 mile scenic drive takes you through multiples cities and rivers.
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Byway Bookends

This region has two scenic byways, one on each side, that make the perfect day trips.
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Farms, Fields, & History

This region has plenty of farms, fields, and historical sites that make great destinations.
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Hiwassee River Rd.

This popular fishing destination makes for the perfect getaway.
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Ocoee Scenic Byway

This drive will take you though Cherokee National Forest on curvy, scenic roads.
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Tellico River Rd.

This road winds alongside the Tellico River as it tumbles through the Cherokee National Forest.
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Main Street To Mountains

This road winds though farmland & lush green mountain knobs.
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Motorcycle Rides

This region has plenty of scenic drives and day trips perfect for motorcycles.
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Cherohala Skyway

This scenic drive crosses through the Cherokee and Nantahala National Forests.

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There’s always something going on at Tennessee Overhill. From special events throughout the year to adventures the whole family can enjoy such as hiking, zip lines, and more. Be sure to subscribe so you don’t miss out on the fun!