Embraced by majestic mountains, Unicoi County holds many hidden treasures ranging from gorgeous vistas on the Appalachian Trail to cascading waterfalls and fishing or rafting along the Nolichucky River. It is no wonder that the heart of the community, the town of Erwin, is referred to as the “Valley Beautiful.” Besides the county offering numerous opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast, Erwin also brings to the table a tranquil Linear Trail of its own for peaceful walks or more vigorous runs. The town holds a charm from times past with an excitement of new growth and opportunity. A wide variety of church denominations makes its presence here as well as a top rated school system and thriving businesses and industries. Erwin and Unicoi County together bring a sense of family ties, commitment and bonds rarely found in today’s fast paste world.