Approximately 30 miles outside of Knoxville, Tennessee, Rutledge is a quaint town with access to the city. Ridgeview Terrace of Life Care is close to downtown Rutledge, and U.S. Highway 11. For a day trip, we suggest:
- The Grainger County, Tennessee, Visitors Guide provides information about local attractions, events, recreational activities and local history.
- Held the last full weekend in July, the Grainger County Tomato Festival includes a beauty pageant, tractor show, tomato wars and various festival foods and attractions.
- The Cherokee Reservoir is a stocked fishing lake and includes public-access areas, parks, boat docks and camping sites.
- The Knoxville Convention and Visitors Bureau gives a guide to attractions, events, restaurants and hotels in Knox County.