• Working on the John Muir/Benton McKaye Trail

      Over the past few weeks members of the Cherokee Hiking Club have performed maintenance on their adopted section of the John Muir/Benton McKaye Trail system.  This section is from Childer’s Creek Trailhead just up river from Reliance, Tennessee to Big Bend parking area, a distance of three miles. Members, led by Clayton Pannell and […]

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  • Hiking the “Narrows” along the Hiwassee River

    CHEROKEE HIKING CLUB of CLEVELAND, TENNESSEE NARROWS HIKE-  23 SEPTEMBER 2017 The Cherokee Hiking Club met on Saturday morning to make the annual hike up the Hiwassee River to the Narrows, a bolder strewn area of the river with several late blooming wildflowers. The hike was attended by 14 club and visitor hikers. Beginning at […]

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  • “I Blacked Out in Polk County, TN” Eclipse T-shirts are available!

    Did you join us in Ocoee Country for the Total Solar Eclipse? Order your “I Blacked Out in Polk County, TN” T-shirt here! $20. Children’s sizes also available. Sizes 4t6/8 kids10/12 kidsAdult SmallAdult MediumAdult LargeXL2XL3XL

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  • The Great American Eclipse over #OcoeeCountry

    Ocoee Country is the place to be on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, as day turns to night during a rare total solar eclipse.  This will be the first eclipse to sweep across the nation from coast-to-coast in 99 years and is expected to last over 2 minutes! “A total solar eclipse is unlike anything you’ve seen in your life. As totality approaches, […]

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  • Chamber Introduces Pick POLK Discount Program

    We are excited to announce Pick POLK, a Member-to-Member Discount Program which was created to provide you with another service to add value to your Chamber membership. The goal of this program is to encourage member to member buying, thereby boosting sales and increasing visibility. The Pick POLK Discount Program will offer member businesses and […]

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  • 5 Ways to Celebrate Your Mom in Ocoee Country

    Mother’s Day is just around the corner so we thought we’d take a moment to remind you of all the fun ways you can make her day special. With adventures as unique as she is, you will surely find the perfect way to celebrate right here in Ocoee Country! For the Adventurous Mom– Give her […]

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  • Get Married in the Mountains!

    Did you recently say “Yes!”?  Ocoee Country is quickly becoming a favorite destination to say “I Do!” Whether you want rustic elegance, historic charm or just breathtaking views of our mountains and rivers, you will find it here in Polk County, TN. Indoor and outdoor venues accommodate both intimate nuptials and large group events- and each with […]

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  • 4 Fun Things to Do With Kids in Ocoee Country

    We know this beautiful, mild southeast Tennessee weather has everyone itching to get outside- especially the kids. We also know Polk County is the perfect place for adventure, so here is a list of four fun (and inexpensive!) things to do with your kids this weekend: Visit a park- Let the kids conquer the new […]

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  • Come Experience Our Hometown Christmas

    Pack up the family and head to the mountains to experience a true hometown Christmas this holiday season. The perfect weekend trip, Polk County, TN is not only home to cozy cabins and gorgeous mountain views, but excellent shopping and sight-seeing as well. Plan your trip around one of our hometown parades for extra fun! […]

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  • Get a taste of the Ocoee Region!

    Planning a romantic afternoon or a fun girls day out? Join us at the Ocoee Grape Escape on Saturday, November 7th from 1-6pm for an exciting afternoon of wine tasting, food, music and more! Three wineries in the Ocoee region- Savannah Oaks Winery, Morris Vineyards and Ocoee Winery- are once again partnering for a coordinated wine […]

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