- September 14, 2019
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Autumn is one of the most popular times of the year in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The weather gets cooler and more comfortable, and the leaves start changing colors! It’s a beautiful time in the Smokies, and you probably want to know more about it! Here are the top 4 things to know […]
The Smokies are known for diverse wildlife. The unofficial mascot is the black bear, but there are many other animals that live in this habitat. Check out the top 5 kinds of wildlife in the Smoky Mountains you might see:
Smoky Mountains National Park is not just a popular park for outdoor enthusiasts, avid hikers, and bird watchers, but a family-friendly destination that kids will love! The park offers a unique and exciting opportunity for children to learn more about the history of the region, explore some fun hiking trails, and perhaps even spot some […]
One of the wonderful things about exploring the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is that there are scenic hiking trails for all skill levels! If you are visiting the Smokies with your family and looking for some easy trails to explore, there are plenty of options available! Here are just 4 easy hikes in the […]
Do you want to try something cool and unique while you’re in the Smoky Mountains? If experiences that are unlike any other pique your interest, you’ll definitely have to check out the Smoky Mountain Llama Trek! Groups of people hike with llamas on trails in the Smoky Mountains for day hikes or overnight hikes. Don’t […]
Cades Cove is one of the most visited destinations in the national park, and you can experience all it has to offer when you visit! One of the best ways to explore it is by bike. There’s nothing better than feeling some mountain breeze in your hair while you take in all the gorgeous views […]
One of the things that visitors most want to see while exploring the Smoky Mountains is the black bear! While bears are fascinating to watch, it is important to keep in mind that they are wild animals with behavior that can be dangerous and unpredictable. Now that the winter season has ended, bears are starting […]
During the spring and summer months, the Smokies come alive with a variety of colorful wildflowers! You’ll want to capture photos of all the beautiful flora species along your hike. In order to do that, you’ll have to know where to go to find them. To help you make the most of your experience, here […]
If it’s your first time visiting the national park, you might have a few questions about what to see and how to get there. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park visitor centers offer a variety of resources that help you to navigate through the park and have a truly memorable time! For your convenience, here […]
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the most visited national park in the United States! It has some of the best hiking, fishing and wildlife viewing you'll find in the U.S. We're sharing the inside scoop with you so you can plan your next trip to the Smokies.