Pioneer is about 40 miles (64 kilometers) away from Knoxville and about 110 miles (177 kilometers) from Lexington.
Pioneer isn't the only spot in Eastern Tennessee worth exploring; visitors should also drive a little further out to experience the magic of the nearby scenery, communities and cultural attractions. Head 11 miles (18 kilometers) west to La Follette, where you'll find the Campbell County Historical Society and La Follette Country Club.
When it's time to spread your wings, check out the nearest center. Knoxville is 40 miles (64 kilometers) away and is home to visitor attractions such as Clarence Brown Theatre, Thompson Boiling Arena and Ijams Nature Center. Frank H. McClung Museum, Ramsey House Plantation and Market Square are also worth calling into before heading back to Pioneer.
Part the mists of time while you are in the Eastern Tennessee area. Visit one of the historic mansions for which this place is well known.
One of the nicest ways to discover the great outdoors in the area around Pioneer is to sign up for a hiking or zip-lining adventure.
When it's finally time to bid goodbye to Pioneer, head to the nearest major airport located in Knoxville, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the southeast.