A small list of things to see and or do while in the area
Smoky Mountain National Park
Unlimited Hiking – Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a hiker’s paradise with over 800 miles of maintained trails ranging from short leg-stretchers to strenuous treks that may require backcountry camping. But hiking is not the only reason for visiting the Smokies. Car camping, fishing, picnicking, wildlife viewing and auto touring are popular activities. Click here for more info and links to all the fun things to do in the park.
Places To Go In The Great Smoky Mountain National Park.
Click here for great places to go inside the park for wildlife viewing, seeing historic buildings or just great views. Below we highlight a couple we think every visitor must have on their list.
Cades Cove is one of the largest, and by far the most interesting, coves within the bounds of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is reached by following the natural meanders of a beautiful mountain stream for several miles until the road leaves the stream and climbs to enter Cades Cove, which lies imbedded in the midst of surrounding mountains.
Clingman’s Dome the highest point in the Smoky Mountains National Park at 6,643 feet. Temperatures at this level are 10-20 degrees cooler so be sure to dress appropriately.
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