Writer, Naturalist, Lecturer, Historian  
  George Ellison lives near Bryson City in the mountains of Western North Carolina adjacent to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Cherokee Indian Reservation.  

George Ellison
PO Box 1262
Bryson City NC 28713




George and co-author Janet McCue are winners of the 2019 Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award for their book Back of Beyond: A Horace Kephart Biography. Learn more about the award.