Autumn is a great time to vacation along the Tennessee River. Usually, by this time, the hottest weather has passed. Mosquitoes are not as much of an issue as they were in the summer. And at the same time, you don't have to worry about heating an ice-cold cabin or battling ice as you might later on in the winter. However, there are still some tips that will come in handy as you prepare for your autumn stay in a Tennessee River cabin.