Around the Mountain: Caves in Tennessee

Were you aware there are over 10K known caves in Tennessee? In fact, Tennessee boasts the highest number of caves in the U.S. with the majority running right down the middle of the state. For a natural earth cavity to qualify and be listed as a cave on the Tennessee Cave Survey database it must…

Buster Ballard- The Hardest Working Dog in Tourism

Meet Buster Ballard, the hardest working dog in tourism. Buster is a native of Warren County and has spent his entire life exploring Cardwell Mountain and greeting guests as they arrive at Cumberland Caverns. Buster, the official cave concierge, loves to lead tourists on nature hikes across the mountain and is the perfect host to…