Anderson County has a wealth of outdoor recreational opportunities! Whether you love to wakeboard, fish, bicycle (on road or off), ride horseback, camp, ride ATVs, fly fish on a world class river, hunt, boat, water ski, kayak, paddle board, enjoy back roads by car or motorcycle, go antique shopping, enjoy a burger and shake at an old fashion drug store, shop the farmer’s market, learn about Appalachian life, enjoy and participate in rowing regattas, or just take a walk along our beautiful river, we have lots for you to enjoy in our area!
In addition to the many wonderful natural resources within our county, we are also located within an hour’s drive of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Big South Fork National River & Recreational Area! And within 20 minutes, you can be in downtown Knoxville as well!

Add all this fun to the great schools, community spirit, and a business friendly environment and you have the next place to start your new successful business!

Check out the links below and see how the quality of life in Anderson County will help your business be successful!

Anderson County Chamber of Commerce

Adventure Anderson

A.K. Bissell Park

Adventures Outdoors

American Museum of Science & Energy

Anderson County Park

Appalachia Outdoor Center

Appalachian Arts Crafts Center

Arrowhead Park

Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area

Big Valley Barn

Children’s Defense Fund – Haley Farm

City of Oak Ridge Greenways

Clinch River Fall Antique Festival

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Green McAdoo Cultural Center

Hoskin’s Drug Store

Melton Lake

Museum of Appalachia

Norris Lake Marinas

Norris Dam State Park

Windrock Park