John Oliver Cabin 1822, Cades Cove, East Tennessee section of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA.
In Cades Cove, John Oliver Cabin was built circa 1822, making it one of the oldest structures in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA. Oliver fit the log corners with half dovetail notches draining outwards to discourage rot. The cabin roof was fitted with 3,000 handmade shakes (wooden shingles). Cades Cove, once home to numerous settlers, is an isolated valley located in the East Tennessee section of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA. Today Cades Cove is the most popular destination for visitors to the park, attracting over two million visitors a year, due to its well preserved homesteads, scenic mountain views, and abundant display of wildlife.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download