To reach the midway point from Knoxville to Asheville, you would drive for about 1 hour or roughly 58 miles from Asheville to the halfway stop.
The exact coordinates of the midpoint are:
35° 49' 17" N
83° 10' 55" W
The best place to meet based on recommendations from Trippy members is Gatlinburg.
The location closest to the exact midpoint would be Cosby.
Some of the best places to meet are:
Here are some local accommodations near the midpoint:
If you're meeting up with someone, here are some local restaurants in the area:
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