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Experience Bristol

With a population of 45,000, Bristol, Tenn., is the twin city of Bristol, Va. One community in two states: Bristol, Va., on the north side of State Street and Bristol, Tenn., on the south side. Bristol is nestled in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains. Check out what you’re able to experience within 30 minutes!

Bristol Landmarks

Activities and Sites to See Around Bristol

  • Bristol Caverns
  • Camping
  • Disc golf
  • Fly fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain biking
  • Paddle boarding
  • Shopping
  • South Holston Dam
  • South Holston Lake
  • Steele Creek Park
  • Sugar Hollow Park