The picturesque Great Smoky Mountains are clearly visible from Tellico Village and provide unique and beautiful views for its residents.
With its main entrance only 45 miles from Tellico Village, The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the nation’s most visited national park, welcoming more than nine million visitors annually.
One of the largest protected areas in the eastern United States (over 500,000 acres), The Great Smoky Mountains National Park provides wonder, education, and entertainment that changes with each season. Hike, horseback ride or drive through the Park to absorb the natural beauty and history of the Mountains. A fall tour of The Great Smoky Mountains National Park to see the turning colors is an unforgettable experience.
Tellico Village’s proximity to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park is one of the many reasons the community is often designated as a “top 10 Places to Retire” location.