Big Five: Top state parks in East Tennessee

Big Five: Top state parks in East Tennessee

April 2nd, 2013 by Dave Flessner in Business Around the Region

The most visited state parks in East Tennessee in 2012.

1. Warrior's Path State Park in Kingsport, Tenn., 1,571,467 visitors in 2012

2. Hiwassee/Ocoee Scenic River State park in Delano, Tenn., 1,150,486 visitors in 2012

3. Harrison Bay State Park in Harrison, Tenn., 860,004 visitors in 2012

4. Roan Mountain State Park in Roan Mountain, Tenn., 754,624 visitors in 2012

5. Big Ridge State Park in Maynardville, Tenn., 672,271 visitors in 2012

Source: Tennessee State Parks, data compiled by Knxoville News-Sentinel