Learn more about Visit Jefferson County - Lakeside of the Smokies.
Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Jefferson County is rich in natural beauty and steeped in cultural heritage.
COMMUNITIES: click on towns listed below for more information
Recreation opportunities are abundant here, as two of Tennessee’s largest lakes, Cherokee Lake and Douglas Lake weave ever so gracefully through the land.
Old-fashioned Southern hospitality can be found everywhere in Jefferson County, on the streets of our historic towns, in restaurants and shops, at the marinas and museums. The Appalachian spirit is ever present. Visitors can experience it through the many cultural heritage trails.
Enjoy the Lakeside of the Smokies: Cherokee and Douglas lakes. Boat & jet ski rentals, lakeside condos, cabins and RV Parks.
Monday - Friday
Hours 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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