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Buc-ee’s Travel Center In Crossville Tennessee

Texas company Buc-ee’s will be opening it’s first location in Tennessee. The new travel center is currently under construction in Crossville,Tennessee. It will be on the southwest corner of the Genesis Road and Interstate 40 intersection in the northern part of Crossville, Tennessee. Crossville’s Buc-ee’s will have a 53,500-square-foot building and 120 fueling pumps. The new Bu-cees location is expected to bring at least 175 full-time jobs to Crossville.

Buc-ee’s History

Buc-ee’s was founded in Clute, Texas by Don Wasek and Arch “Beaver” Aplin back in 1982. In 2001 Buc-ee’s opened it’s first Travel Center in  Luling, Texas. Buc-ee’s has continued to grow and it opened it’s first store outside of Texas in Baton Rouge, Louisiana back in 2016. Today Buc-ee’s has over 40 locations and will be opening it’s biggest location in Sevierville, Tennessee.

Founder Arch “Beaver” Aplin in 1982: www.texasmonthly.com

Buc’ees Features

120 fueling pumpsConvenience stores
Car washCleanest restrooms

Matt Cowart has a YouTube page tracking the construction of Crossville’s new Bu-cee’s.

Matt Cowart’s Crossville Buc’ees Construction updates

Before Buc-ee’s

The following buildings have now been razed to make way for the new Travel Center.

A shoe store was located at the southern tip of the new Buc-ee’s travel center.

Next to it was a small Log Cabin Restaurant.

This building was located between the shoe store and the Log Cabin Restaurant/

The east of the location on Genesis Road was once home to a Shell Station.

And to the north, a company called Hilltoppers INC had a location and a small man made lake.

Where is it located?

Image above shows the location in 2019 with all the buildings still in place.

More updates coming soon…

2045 Genesis Rd, Crossville, TN 38555