Explore A Hidden Frontier
Cumberland National Scenic Byway: Explore a Hidden Frontier
Discover Tennessee’s Cumberland National Scenic Byway, a 160-mile driving route beginning at the majestic Cumberland Gap and winding to the storied Cumberland River in Celina. The byway highlights the rich history and breathtaking landscape that makes Tennessee a top tourism destination.
Visit CumberlandNationalScenicByway.com to plan your byway adventure in Tennessee.
Support for this episode of Travel Embers is provided by the Tennessee Department of Transportation’s Scenic Byway Program. Tennessee features more scenic byways than any other state East of the Mississippi River, with a collection of 10 nationally designated roadways that weave through the state’s charming small towns, state parks and the natural landscape, highlighting the history, culture and scenic beauty that are all Tennessee trademarks. To learn more about Tennessee’s Scenic Byways visit TN.gov/TDOT/ScenicRoadways. Sponsor Midroll: 3:06 – 3:41
Music: Thanks to singer and songwriter Cherokee Upton from Celina, Tennessee, for sharing her music with us to highlight the Byway. Find her on Facebook at Cherokee Upton Music.
Episode Cover Art: Photo of the Obey River in Fentress County, Tennessee, by photographer Chuck Sutherland.
Travel Embers Theme Music: The Phoenix Song by Ed Brown and the Cumberland Band
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