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How to Beat the Summer Heat in the Smoky Mountains

rafting the rapids on the Nantahala

Escape excessive summer heat and instead enjoy cool mountain breezes, and the even cooler waters of the Smokies. Here’s how you can beat the heat on your next summer vacation. Discover the Highest Peaks From the Smoky Mountains to the Blue Ridge, Western North Carolina has the highest mountain peaks east of the Mississippi River. […]