Mountain Press Roadside Geology of Tennessee
Discover more than 1 billion years of geologic history in Roadside Geology of Tennessee. Travel across the state and below the surface to uncover the splendorous and diverse wonders that await.
- Features natural and historic sites including Cumberland Gap National Historic Park, Harpeth River State Park, Dunbar Cave State Natural Area and more
- Also includes an extensive section on Great Smoky Mountains National Park, as well as routes to limestone sinkholes, meteor impact sites and sediment-rich river banks
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Learn about unusual meteor impact sites on the Highland Rim of Middle Tennessee, the world-famous fossils in the Coon Creek Formation, and the source of saltpeter used for gunpowder in the Civil War. An extensive section on Great Smoky Mountains National Park includes guides to nine roads, some extending into North Carolina. With Roadside Geology of Tennessee as your guide, explore the geologic significance of many of the state's natural and historic sites such as Cumberland Gap National Historic Park, Harpeth River State Park, Dunbar Cave State Natural Area, and Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park.
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Marcy B. Davis
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