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Merry Christmas From Bryson City


Best wishes for a safe and happy holiday season from the Swain County Chamber of Commerce.

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A Spectacular Leaf Season’s Golden Finale

Late Fall color in the Great Smoky Mountains near Bryson City

Autumn 2008 in the Great Smoky Mountains has seen one of the most colorful Fall leaf seasons in recent memory. Even now in early November, with much of the Fall foliage laying on the ground, the golds still glow brightly in the afternoon sun.

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Canada Geese on the Banks of the Oconaluftee

Canada Geese at Cherokee\'s Island Park

At Cherokee’s Island Park, the shoals of the Oconaluftee River are as popular with the wild ducks and geese as they are with visitors to the Great Smoky Mountains. Above, South Carolina visitors Sherri and Mitchell McCutcheon enjoy the geese on an early Fall afternoon.

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