Fire in Cades Cove… for good reason


Cades Cove

In order to keep the Cades Cove fields the way we love them, the park service occasionally mows and burns different parts of the fields.  About 950 acres are mowed 2 times per year and another 1,000 acres or so are burned.  If you are in the mountains soon, you could see the fires in Cades Cove.  Beginning Tuesday, some fields will be burned to prevent the woods from taking the fields back.  Click below for more…

Here’s a bonus photo for this story:) As soon as I have the cash, I’m investing in a better camera:)

Deer in Cades Cove


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