Crab Orchard Vacations
From Crab Orchard, the major city of Knoxville is 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the east.
Eastern Tennessee is firmly established on the tourist trail, which means getting from A to B is relatively easy. Make sure you schedule in plenty of time to experience the many attractions the region has to offer. Rent a vehicle and visit Crossville, which is 9 miles (14 kilometers) away from Crab Orchard. In Crossville, you can pay a visit to the Deer Creek Golf Club and Cumberland Mountain State Park. Rockwood is yet another place worth checking out. It is where you'll find the East Tennessee Agricultural Exposition Center and Roane State Community College. Rockwood is 11 miles (18 kilometers) away from Crab Orchard.
Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southeast of Crab Orchard is Athens, a regional city where you go see Regional Park, Heritage Park and Tennessee Wesleyan College. Knox Park, McMinn County Living Heritage Museum and Veterans Memorial Park are just a sample of the many other visitor attractions that await.
Spend a few hours exploring Eastern Tennessee's history museums. These are great places to explore, especially on inclement days.
Eastern Tennessee has plenty of outdoor options for travelers with an affinity for watersports. Rafting and boating are some of the popular choices here.
If you intend on traveling by plane, it's good to remember that the closest major airport is McGhee Tyson Airport, 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the east of Crab Orchard.