KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE-A journey into the land of White lightening, 200 miles of history, beauty, adventure, and charm, begins just outside of Knoxville's famous attractions and little-known sites. This trail gets its name from the route's legendary history as a moonshine-running corridor during the prohibition era. It was a time when rebels careened around these curves, transporting illegal, homemade corn whiskey under the cover of darkness to avoid the law. ... Join me in all the fun.
—Doc Lawrence, Doc's News, doclawrencenews.blogspot.com, June 4, 2012