Gatlinburg in Sevier County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Lifeblood of the Mountains
The 730 miles of park streams are remarkably pure and full of life. Brook trout and other fishes are native to headwaters streams. Park waters are also home for many kinds of insects, salamanders, and other living things.
Location. 35° 37.503′ N, 83° 26.872′ W. Marker is in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, in Sevier County. Marker is on Walker Camp Prong (U.S. 441). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gatlinburg TN 37738, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Indian Gap Road (approx. 1.1 miles away); Chimney Tops Trail (approx. 1.4 miles away); New Gap, New Road (approx. 1.6 miles away); “To the free people of America” (approx. 1.6 miles away in North Carolina); A Mountain Sanctuary (approx. Great Smoky Mountains National Park (approx. 1.6 miles away in North Carolina); Land of Blue Smoke (approx. 1.6 miles away in North Carolina); People of the Mountains (approx. 1.6 miles away in North Carolina).
Categories. • Environment • Natural Features •
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