Members of the Overmountain Victory Trail Association reenact the September 24th, 1780 crossing of the Holston River in Bluff City at Choates Ford. This was the first year the water levels were low enough to actually ford the river, due to the lower levels of Boone Lake.
Later there was a public presentation at Rocky Mount
Greg Booher is an internationally published photographer (most recently in National Geographic Guide to the Night Sky) from Bristol, Tennessee. The beautiful lakes, rivers, and mountains of East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia are his home. For more about me, read my interview on RAW