Spring Road Status
During spring, park roads may close due to ice, especially at high elevation where wet roads can freeze as temperatures drop at night. For road status information call (865) 436-1200 ext. 631 or follow updates at http://twitter.com/SmokiesRoadsNPS. More »
We receive numerous emails requesting information that is available on our website. Before submitting your message, please use the Search Box in the upper right corner of the black band at the top of this page to find information about topics. The following links provide answers to frequently asked questions:
If you can't find your answer by visiting the links listed above, please e-mail your question. Due to a temporary glitch in our email system, we are not receiving some of the emails that are being submitted to us. If you receive an automated message that your question has been successfully submitted, but do not receive a reply from the park within seven days, please resubmit your question.
Did You Know?
Money to buy the land that became Great Smoky Mountains National Park was raised by individuals, private groups, and even school children who pledged their pennies. In addition, the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial Fund donated $5 million to create the park. More...