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Bristol on the Fly: One of the Best Trout Tailwaters in the Southeast

The South Holston River is ranked one of the best trout tail-waters in the southeast! Anchored by the nation's second largest earthworks dam, South Holston Dam, the River comes out of the bottom of a deep mountain lake. The water is around 40 degrees all year, which means there's good wild rainbow and brown trout [...]

16 PLACES YOU WON’T WANT TO MISS WITHIN 16 MILES

Bristol has plenty of great places to visit within the twin cities, but here's a list of 16 must-visit locations visitors will enjoy within 16 miles of our historic downtown.   1. Adventure Mendota Adventure Mendota offers kayak (unguided) rentals from their base camp on Swinging Bridge Road on the North Fork of the Holston [...]

SELFIE SPOTS

Up your social media game by challenging yourself to a selfie scavenger hunt throughout Bristol. Take a stroll down State Street and capture yourself literally in two places at once. Feeling an impromptu performance? Head over to the “Take the Stage” statue in Cumberland Square Park and snap a selfie of your improvised gig. After [...]