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Great Smoky Mountain Backcountry Photo Essay

Approaching Abrams Falls in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Traveling Ted)
Approaching Abrams Falls in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Traveling Ted)

Typical Great Smoky Mountain Image When you think of the Great Smoky Mountains, most people think of tree covered mountains shrouded in mist as far...


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